NV Cremant de Loire blanc Les Quarterons Brut

Loire Valley, France

Over Champagne? This charming Chenin fizz, offers crazy value for money.




About The Wine

Just downriver from the famous surrounds of Champagne, Loire Valley fizz shares much of this world-class DNA.

With chalky soils, deep cellars and a cool northern climate, this Chenin Blanc Crémant comes from Yannick Amirault’s impressive Clos de Quarteron estate.

Traditional method production and long lees ageing, adds richness and complexity to its bright yellow fruit. This is beautiful dry sparkling, offering crazy value for money.

About Domaine Amirault

Based in Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil, Domaine Amirault's Clos des Quarterons is a 92-acre vineyard. Currently managed by Xavier and his wife, Agnès, it's been in the Amirault family for six generations.

The estate is 100% certified organic by Ecocert and certified biodynamic by Demeter. Biodynamic methods focus on both the environment and the terroir: soil, place, climate, varietal, and the methods of farming.

Working this way across 53 plots of mostly Cabernet Franc and Chenin Blanc is time consuming, but allows them to consistently delivery outstanding wines.


Owner Xavier Amirault
Owner Xavier Amirault
Loire Valley, France
Additional Info

From the Producer

Traditional method sparkling made from Chenin Blanc grapes, with some Chardonnay and Cabernet Franc. Grapes for the Crémant bottling are sourced from likeminded neighbouring growers (not yet certified organic).

Extended ageing on the lees 'sur latte' in limestone caves for approximately 18-24 months.

Blend : Chenin Blanc with Chardonnay and Cabernet Franc
ABV : 12.00%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2027

Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews


Very pale, with a steady bead. Shy aromas of lemon blossom, honeysuckle, and spices. Very fresh and expansive on the palate, offering pure citrus flavors and subtle minerality. A strikingly elegant, understated bubbly that is a cut above most sparkling chenin blancs founds along the Loire. - Josh Reynolds


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