Moulin à Vent "Les Vieilles Vignes"

This is the flagship of the domain as it has half the area.

Story

The wine
It’s a blend of 9 parcels who represents 7 hectares, 50% of the whole production of the domain wine.
This blend offers a wine with a good density at the beginning of the mouth follow by a very interesting length bring by less deep and mineral soil.
The vintage
14748 bottles and 132 magnums have been produced for the vintage 2016.
Situation
7 ha planted between 1910 and 1955.
All the vines are situated like a belt around the hill of Moulin à Vent.
Terroir
Less soil, white and pink sand come from the Pink Granite and quartz that we find between 30 and 60 cm.
Vinification
The grapes are harvested by hand with 40% whole Clusters.
Aging in oak casks.
Varietals
Gamay : 100%

Advice

Serving
It’s a wine that will keep between 5 and 10 years depending on the vintage to enjoy it to its full maturity.