Thierry Germain’s Domaine des Roches Neuves is one of the more exciting new-wave growers of the Loire Valley. Originally trained in Bordeaux, Thierry brings his sensibility to the noble Cabernet Franc grape to what is arguably some of the most suitable terroir for it in the world, the Saumur appellation in the central Loire valley.
• Fermentation in 1200L foudre for 2 months
• Aged on fine lees in 1200L foudre for 12 months
• Commune: Saumur, lieux-dits Les Cerpes and Saint Vincent
Grape 100% Chenin Blanc