ORIGIN

Languedoc, France

APPELLATION

AOC Côtes Catalanes

VINEYARD

80-100-year-old vines planted in 99 acres of black schist clay soils

BLEND

100% Grenache Gris

FARMING

Hand harvested, sorted twice

AGING

Aged for 7-months in barrels and stainless-steel tanks

Thunevin-Calvet - Amourette Blanc NV_edi

Seduced by the quality of terroirs in Roussillon, Thunevin teamed up with a local vigneron and true man of the soil, Jean-Roger Calvet, and in 2000 bought a few hectares of vines located on Maury’s magnifi-cent terroirs of black schist. As he says, “Why invest the other side of the world when there are wonderful old vines, inexpensive land and awesome countryside on the doorstep?”

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