Terras Vitis certified, this domain is located in the heart of the Cheverny designation. It extends over 73ha blended of 60% of white vines (Sauvignon, Chardonnay), and of 40% red vines (Pinot noir, Gamay). The vineyard is led in accordance to the soil and the environment by favoring the quality of grapes by a control of the yields.
The plots are perfectly exposed. They benefit from the best weather conditions thanks to their geographical location between two rivers : the Loire and the Cher. Wines of Cheverny and Domaine Maison are renowned for the clay-limestone and lightly gravely soils. The Domaine Maison produces delicate, subtle, varied and aromatic wines.
Appellation : Cheverny rouge
Grapes : 60% pinot noir, 30% gamay and 10% côt
Vintage : 2016
Age of the vines : 20 to 45 years old
Terroir : siliceous clay and slightly gravelous
Harvest : Mechanical
Yield : 40 hl/ ha
The grapes are sorted and selected according to their maturity. The fermentation takes place in stainless vats to preserve the freshness and the fruits.
Food pairing : Aperitifs, cold meats, salads, white meats
Temperature of service: Between 62°F and 64°F
Ageing potential : 5 to 8 years
Fantastic on it’s own, served chilled, or with an elegant cheese plate.