ORIGIN

Loire Valley, France

APPELLATION

AOC St. Nicolas de Bourgeuil 

VINEYARD

Cabernet franc vines are planted in eroded sands

BLEND

100% Cabernet Franc

FARMING

Hand harvested, sorted twice

 

WINEMAKING

35-day maceration

AGING

Aged in stainless-steel tanks

Lorieux - St Nicolas de Bourgueil EXPRES

The Lorieux domaine is located in St. Nicolas de Bourgueil and Cravant either side of the Loire River, the result of the merger of two vineyards. Brothers Alain and Pascal work these lands, with Alain producing Chinon wines and Pascal producing Saint-Nicolas de Bourgueil. Terroir defines the specificity of these Loire Valley wines.

Fact Sheets: 2015