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The estate's history starts around 1850.Roger Champault is the 5th generation in this family business. When Roger Champault took over the estate, he only owned 2 hectares. Little by little the estate grew thanks to the new land that was bought and therefore the new vines that were planted. He also modernized the viticultural and winegrowing facilities and put in thermoregulated tanks in the cellar. After their studies, his two sons, Laurent and Claude set with him. With 3 workers, the wlll of the Champault estate is to keep a family size. Laurent and Claude are now the two owners of this beautiful Inheritance. Planted on slopes with renowned aspects and terrolrs, the estate stretches on around 20 hectares.

Production Area
Country: France
Region: Loire’s Central Valley
Appellation: Sancerre

Grape Varieties
100% Pinot Noir

Vinification
Elimination of the immature clusters to obtain a 55Hl/Ha yield. Crop totally destemed. Maceration from 8 to 10 days, giving a very fruity wine. Maturing runs for a 1/3 in 6001 oak barrels offering a nice harmony of red fruits embellished by a spicy nuance.

Bouquet
Nose very fresh, a mineral touch, morello cherry, raspberry, supple tannins.

Taste
Good persistence in end of mouth. A lot of greediness in this cuvee.

 

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