Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) 2013 - Lot of 2 Bottles
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Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) 2013

  • White fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for the adventurous
  • Color:White
  • Organic
  • Natural
  • 13% 
  • 1.5L
  • Intensity
  • Crisp

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

  • Quantity: 2 Bottles
  • Level: 2 into-neck
  • Label: 2 very slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Loire
  • Appellation/Wine: Vin de France
  • Producer/Owner: Alexandre Bain (Domaine)
  • More information....

Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) serve at a temperature of 15°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Huîtres , Tartare de saumon à l'aneth et aux agrumes, Risotto aux gambas.

  • Vintage score: 14/20
  • Lot presentation
    Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine)

    Cuvée presentation

    This 100% Sauvignon cuvée comes from Kimmeridgian chalk soil. Following the goal that Alexandre Bain has set himself to ‘produce authentic wines without harming people, the earth or the environment’, this cuvée has no sulphites added to it and is matured in oak barrels for 18 months. As you can tell, organic and biodynamic growing is at the heart of the domain. The resulting wine has aromas of citrus, white fruit, and exotic fruit, as well as mineral notes. This cuvée has a beautiful colour. On the palate, it has perfect balance, with a wonderful finesse, fullness, and freshness. The long finish is rounded off with a pleasant bitterness. A truly fine Pouilly-Fumé! To serve at 15°C. It will pair well with a citrus and salmon tartare or oysters.

    Information about domain Alexandre Bain

    The son of a winemaker, Alexandre Bain set up his own domain in 2007 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.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 2 Bottles
    • Level: 2 into-neck
    • Label: 2 very slightly marked label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Loire
    • Appellation/Wine: Vin de France
    • Producer/Owner: Alexandre Bain (Domaine)
    • Vintage: 2013
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 15°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics and natural 
    • Size (in ha): 11
    • Intensity: Crisp
    • Dominant aroma: White fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% sauvignon

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    Vin de France Mademoiselle M Alexandre Bain (Domaine) 2013

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