Matthieu Barret Cornas Brise Cailloux 2017

$84.99

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“Brise Cailloux” comes from 50 micro parcels. This is the largest cuvee (7 ha over 11 ha of Cornas in total). There is no mechanical processing, everything is done by hand and with horsepower.

Harvested in small cases
Sorted in the vineyard
21 days of maceration in concrete eggs
Racking and pressing
12 months of aging in used oak barrels (50%) and concrete eggs (50%)
Aged for another 12 months in concrete eggs
2g/HL of sulfites added at bottling

FARMING: Certified Organic and Biodynamic
HARVEST: By hand
TOTAL AREA: 18 hectares
SOIL: Decomposed granite
VINE AGE: 40 years old average
YIELDS: 25HL/ha
VINEYARD SIZE: 7 ha
YEAST: Indigenous
FERMENTATION VESSEL: Concrete eggs
AGING: Aged for the first year in 50% used
oak barrel and 50% concrete eggs, then moved
to concrete eggs for the second year
FILTRATION: Yes
FINING: No
SULFITES: 25 mg total
ALCOHOL: 13%
PRODUCTION: 1200 cases