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Cabernet Franc at the biodynamic estate of Pascal Lambert in Chinon

Lambert Mathilde Rosé : 2014

  Lambert Mathilde Rosé : 2014 • Variety : 100% Cabernet Franc.  All grapes at Lambert are the product certified organic (Ecocert)  and biodynamic farming. • Terroir : a mix of gravel with clay and silex in Chinon and Cravant-les-Coteaux. • Vine age : 10 to 50 years. • Yields : 45 hectoliter per hectaire to  à 50 hL/ha. • Harvest : hand harvested, […]

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Cuvee Marie

Cuvee Marie, Chinon

Vineyard: – Age of the vines: 55 to 70 years , – Soil: clayey terraces and gravel (colluvium) and clay-siliceous – Location: 3 plots of Cravant-les-Coteaux – Farming: Ecocert certified organic agriculture AB , biodynamic Varietal: Cabernet Franc 100% Yields: 30 hl / ha Harvest: manual sorting table in the winery and gravity fed into […]

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Pastoral’s Pairing of the Week: Lambert’s Les Terrasses Chinon and St. Maure

The folks at Pastoral have become big fans of Pascal and Beatrice Lambert’s “Les Terrasses”.   Guest Monger Heather says “The Chinon to me smells like a large bouquet of flowers. It has great structure and bright acidity. There are bright raspberry nuances and slight vegetal and mineral  undertones. This wine pairs well with the St. […]

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