What importer Polaner Selections has to say about this wine...
VARIETALSMelon De BourgogneORGANICCertifiedBIODYNAMICCertifiedVINEYARD30-42 year-old vines. Slightly warmer terroir. Somewhat foggy site along the Sevre River, especially during harvest.SOILOrthogneiss and quartz from metamorphosed graniteVITICULTUREOrganic (EcoCert) and biodynamic farming; Pruning method: Guyot Nantais; Planting density: 6,800 vines/hectare. 42 hectolitres per hectareVINIFICATIONUse of exclusively hand-harvested grapes.Direct pressing of whole bunches in a pneumatic press. No racking. Alcoholic fermentation for two to three weeks with natural yeasts.AGINGAged in glass-tiled concrete vats for a minimum of 24-36 months on fine lees
Melon de Bourgogne