Savennières "Clos de la Bergerie", N. Joly
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Savennières "Clos de la Bergerie", N. Joly - 2020

Item # 22719 750mL
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Biodynamic

Wine made from grapes grown organically using natural composting techniques and special preparations of herbal sprays while following the astronomical calendar.


Tasting Notes

The Clos de la Bergerie vineyard is within the famous Roches aux Moines appellation of the Loire Valley. This white is somewhat reminiscent of the great Coulée de Serrants but is made in a more moderate style yet still boasting a more oxidative type of winemaking.


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About the Producer

Château de la Roches-aux-Moines Savennières, Loire Valley, France Nicolas Joly is the enigmatic, passionate pioneer of the Biodynamic wine movement. His family has owned the majestic estate, Château de la Roches-aux-Moines since 1962, when Nicolas’s parents, André and Denise purchased the property. The origins date back to a 12th century Cistercian monastery, the remanants of which are still...

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