2018, Jurancon

2018, Jurancon
2018, Jurancon
ORGANIC

2018, Jurancon

Grape

Petit Manseng, Gros Manseng

Type

Sweet wine

Country

France

Region

The Jurançon Moelleux (Sweet) is a blend of Petit Manseng and Gros Manseng, planted between 1971 and 2005 on the place called Caubeigt.

The wine is aged on fine lees for 1 year in vats and in different wooden containers depending on the year.

Regular price 175,00 kr
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Maturation

Aged 1 year on the lees in vats

Total SO2

<40mg So2/L

Appellation

Jurançon

Vine age

15-50 years

Production

Hand harvested

Bottle size

0,75 L

ORGANIC
Domaine Castera

France · Jurancon · Monein

In between the Pyrénees and the atlantique, the Domaine Castéra started in 1750. The Lihour family get it in 1885. After 5 generations of work, the autochtone grapes have been kept to have a personality you get only in the best Jurançon.

Franck took over from his parents in 2014. He take care of 12 hectares at 300 meters of altitude.
Everything in the vines is organic, and soils are helped with natural nutritions. Planting of plants in between the vines, silice, use of manure…  Harvest are by hand and grapes selected carefully.

Press is slow with full cluster. Fermentations with natural yeasts and ageing in different tanks (steel tanks, 400L old oak (demi muids)…