Clos Triguedina, Vin de Luna, Chenin 2017 500ml
Varietal(s): Chenin Blanc
About The ProducerJean-Luc Baldès reproduces the Moon Wine (Vin de Lune) of the 17th century, when the peasants picked the grapes at night in order to conceal part of the harvest from the local landowner, therefore, paying him less taxes. Today, the grapes are harvested early in the morning to keep the freshness of the fruit.
Terroir & Vineyard Practices:4th Terrace; clay and limestone soil situated at 300 meters of altitude with a full southern exposure to the sun.
Tasting NotesBrilliant golden color; nose full of crystallized fruits, quince and honey; refined but lively palate with a splendid balance.
VinificationCertification: High Environmental Value. Environmentally friendly and traditional methods of working. Late harvest, noble rot and raisining; 3 times hand– picking early in the morning; aged in oak barrels for 12 months.