The Cave des Producteurs de Vouvray was created in 1953, at the initiative of a small group of wine growers. The initial project was to pool their resources and create a production tool able to make wines in sufficient volume to penetrate new markets, at the same time preserving a high level of quality which was essential to the commercial development of Vouvray wines, and more particularly the sparkling wines. Sixty years later, the adventure continues with 30 wine growers, who work together 400 ha of vineyards, distributed over the whole Vouvray Appellation area.
The grapes come from 3 nice plots , located on the Vouvray's plateau .
The vines are recognized for their tendency to over-mature and for a production of naturally sweet grapes.
Vobridius is the first name of Vouvray village .
The vines are harvested when the grapes are over ripe and candied.
A skin maceration to extract the aromas potential of the grapes.A traditionnal fermentation between 65 ° to 69° F. Ageing in oak barrel for one year , with a regular lees stirring.
The wine are bottled in September.
A golden gold hue with a complex nose mixed yellow flesh fruits (plum) and ampyromatic notes ( brioche, caramel).
A long , lingering , large and structured mouth with an acid balance and an harmonious full-bodied.
A persistent final with spicy notes ( sweet vanilla ).
To be served at 54 ° F. It will be perfect with a river fish, poultry and goat cheeses.
Chenin White 100%
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