VDF "Ancestral"

Julien Courtois

Loire Valley

Vintage

2016

Grape Varieties

Gamay, Côt, Gascon

Description

Terroir: Silica in surface and clay with flint (silex) in depth

Average age of vines: Gamay Franc-de-Pied planted in 1978, Cote planted in 2003 and Gascon planted in 2006

Vinification: Grapes are hand harvested. Natural fermentation in old oak barrels. Ageing for 12 months in old barrel. Only 1 racking, no filtration, no fining.

Vintages & Larger Formats

NAME PRICE SIZE VINTAGE
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2016
VDF "Ancestral" Login Magnum (150cl) 2016
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2015
VDF "Ancestral" Login Magnum (150cl) 2015
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2014
VDF "Ancestral" Login Magnum (150cl) 2014
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2013
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2012
VDF "Ancestral" Login Magnum (150cl) 2012
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2011
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2010
VDF "Ancestral" Login Magnum (150cl) 2010
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2009
VDF "Ancestral" Login Bottle (75cl) 2008

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