The Château de la Roulerie is located in the commune of Saint Aubin de Luigné in the Loire Valley of France. The estate was established in the 19th century but its vineyards date all the back to the 14th century. Today is encompasses 42 hectares of vines, 30 of which Chenin Blanc and 12 of Cabernet Franc. Their philosophy is to respect the earth, its history and the people who tend to it. This winery is certified “Agriculture Biodynamic”, or Organic.
The vines are planted on hill side composed of clay soils with great exposure. The vines are hand harvested.
The juice is vinified and aged in 400 Litre barrels, sur lies.
A beautiful yellow robe in the glass presents a nose of white flowers and bright citrus notes. The mouth is elegant and well balanced, with a sharp acidity typical of the Chenin blanc varietal.
This wine sits well with white meats, fish and spicy cuisines. We recommend decanting this wine.