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Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine)  2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) 2015

A natural and authentic biodynamic wine full of finesse, superb minerality and freshness.

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Lot Description: Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) 2015

Lot description

  • Quantity 1 Bottle
  • Level:1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Type of price: Owner Price
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • Custom Seal : no
  • Alcohol percentage : 13 %

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Loire
  • Appellation/Wine: Vin de France
  • Climat/Cuvée: Mademoiselle M
  • Producer/Owner: Alexandre Bain (Domaine)
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Color: White
  • Grape variety: 100% sauvignon
  • Service temperature (in °C): 15

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Biodynamics and natural
  • Size (in ha): 11
  • Intensity : Crisp
  • Dominant aroma : White fruit
  • Tasting occasion : Gastronomic wine
  • This 100% Sauvignon cuvée comes from Kimmeridgian limestone soils (marl with tiny oyster sediments), a richer and more structured soil. It is a cuvée without added sulphites, aged in barrels for 18 months. This wine has fruity aromas (citrus fruits, white fruit, exotic fruits) and mineral notes. On the palate, the balance is perfect, without the exuberance of the nose, but, on the contrary, great finesse, superb minerality, breadth, freshness and very good length with a bitter end note. A very fine Pouilly-Fumé wine!

    The son of a winemaker, Alexandre Bain set up his own domain in 2006 at Tracy-sur-Loire (Pouilly-Fumé), after studying oenology at the Beaune Lycée Viticole and after various placements where he worked in particular with winemakers who use natural, organic and bio-dynamic methods. Today his vineyard, covering an area of eleven hectares, has biodynamic certification and is worked using horses. The wines are made without any inputs (indigenous yeasts), they are neither chaptalised nor filtered and contain virtually no sulphites. Alexandre Bain places great emphasis on harvesting his grapes once they are completely ripe. This tends to lessen the Sauvignon’s varietal aspect (boxwood aroma) while emphasizing the terroir instead, but on the other hand it brings out the mineral quality and a fine acidity. Bain’s originality means that his wines do not full under an appellation. Regardless of this wine lovers remain loyal to him. With rare candour, Alexandre Bain’s wines express the typical characteristics of their terroir; they are deep and generous, with pure aromas and incredible drinkability.
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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  • Service temperature15°
  • Peak -