Location : At the top of the hill overlooking the gentle slopes down towards the Loire River. Superb panoramic view over the whole vineyard.
Exposure : South and west exposure - altitude 265 m.
Geology : Kimmeridgian marl - cretaceous.
Terroir : Flinty clay, producing well structured wines with good ageing potential :
Climate : Temperate with oceanic influence. Mild temperatures and light early morning mists due to the proximity of the Loire River.
Grape variety : Blanc Fumé (Sauvignon) :
Vineyard management : traditional cultivating methods, including ploughing and putting land under grass on the hillsides.
Age : the oldest vines are 65 years old.
Surface area of the domaine : 22 ha
Monuments on the domaine : two stone carved crosses (Riaux and Les Satins).
Shooting game : not on the estate.
Groups welcome : please contact us
An underground, air-conditioned cellar has been built next to the original ageing cellar which is under our house. Gravity is used in the winemaking and bottling processes, so pumping is kept to a minimum.
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BOUCHIE CHATELLIER - scea - LA RENARDIERE - ST ANDELAIN - 58150 POUILLY-SUR-LOIRE - FRANCE
Tél. : 0033 (0)188.8.131.52.01 - Fax : 0033 (0)3.86.39.05.18 - Email : email@example.com
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