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2018 Thomas Boutin Celsiane Chenin Blanc

Loire Valley, France

A perfect introduction to the excellent lo-fi Chenin Blancs of the Loire Valley.

$40.00

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About The Wine

Thomas Boutin is a bright young star of the Loire Valley, making excellent value natural wines off his tiny plots in Rochefort sur Loire and Saint Aubin.

A producer primarily focused on his vineyards and outstanding fruit quality, he farms organically and biologically, finding a natural balance in his vines that allows him to grow grapes without chemicals or even copper sprays.

The Celsiane Chenin Blanc showcases all the tension and delicious chewy texture that makes Loire Chenin stand out from the crowd.

The slightly honeyed characteristics here offset the lime and green pineapple flavours, with a spine of salinity that makes this incredibly moreish until the last glass.

Vigneron Thomas Boutin
Vigneron Thomas Boutin
Loire Valley, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

Coming off 5 different plots - 2 old vines sections aged 60-70 years old, planted a little after the second world war. The other 3 plots are more recent between 20-30 years old, usually picked a week or so ahead of. A very look one year ferment takes place, leaving the wine with loads of texture and complexity.

Blend : Chenin Blanc (100%)
ABV : 14.1%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2024
Bottle Size : 750ml

Thomas
Thomas' vineyards
Loire Valley, France
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