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Cuvée Mémoire Brut Nature

Cuvée Mémoire Brut Nature

Region

AOP Blanquette de Limoux

Winemaker notes

For the non-vintage Blanquette de Limoux, each grape variety is vinified separately for the first fermentation, which takes place in stainless steel tanks. The base wine is expertly blended from the vineyard parcels and grape varieties.

Viticultural Notes

Organic viticulture. The vineyards are located at 300-450m elevation in the Haute Vallée terroir of AOC Limoux in the foothills of the Pyrenees Mountains.

Wine

Cuvée Mémoire Brut Nature

Estate

Domaine Delmas

Vintage

NV

Varietal

80% Mauzac, 10% Chenin Blanc, 10% Chardonnay

Region

AOP Blanquette de Limoux

Vineyard

Espilies Vineyard

Vine Age

25+ years old

Soil

Clay-limestone

Farming

Certified Organic

Fermentation

Traditional method sparkling. Grapes are whole bunch pressed. Only free run and first pressings used. First fermentation in oak barrels with battonage for 8 months. Bottling with liqueur de tirage followed by aging on lees in bottle.

Aging

Minimum 30 months on lees. Zero dosage at bottling.

Alcohol

12.5%

Production

7,000 bottles



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