Domaine Philippe Tessier, Cheverny Rouge

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Vintage: 2020

Varietals: Gamay, Pinot Noir, and Côt

Region: Loire

Farming: Organic, Low added SO2

This is a wine that can carry a conversation at a party with seemingly eeeveeryybody.  Dark fruits, licorice, and herbs with an almost Charbono-like quality, yet juicy, fresh lip-smacking fruit is turned up a notch by Mexican chocolate and astute tannins.

Harvest: by hand

Winemaking: 15 day carbonic maceration of Gamay, spontaneous fermentation in tanks with indigenous yeasts

Aging: in tanks

Fining: none

Filtration: none

Added S02: 6 mg/L