What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...
VINTAGE2020BOTTLE SIZES750 MLCOUNTRYFranceREGIONLoireAPPELLATIONMenetou-SalonWINE TYPEWhiteVARIETALSSauvignon BlancORGANICCertifiedVINEYARDVignes de Ratier is a sunny terroir in the village of Morogues where the bedrock lies just centimenters below the surface. 7,500 vines/hectareSOILKimmeridgian marl bedrock under just 50 centimeters of topsoil.VITICULTUREPracticing organic. Soils plowed. Hand-harvested.VINIFICATIONDirect pressing of grapes, fermented with natural yeast in a combination of wooden vats and tank.AGINGAged in on the lees in a combination on 70% wood (Foudres and used 400L barrels) and 30% tank.NOTESThis kimmeridgian dominant parcel produces a mineral wine with power and electric vibrancy. It is long, persistent and goes down easy!