Story

The wine
De Chanceny is emblematic of our know-how in producing fine, sparkling Loire wines according to the Méthode Traditionnelle, developed since 1953.
Situation
Located in Montreuil Bellay, in the southern part of Saumur region.
Terroir
The cuvee "De Chanceny" Bio is made from grapes which are harvested by hand. Located in Montreuil Bellay, in the southern part of Saumur region, the plots of Chenin Blanc florish in a chalk and tufa limestone soil. Careful ageing in our tufa cellars gives to the wine its freshness and smoothness.
Vinification
The grapes are harvested by hand. Soft pressing and fermentation at cool temperature (18°C) to preserve the complexity of all aromas. Second fermentation in bottle of a selection of the best wines, according to the Méthode Traditionnelle.
Maturing
The bottles are stored horizontally on wooden laths in our tufa cellars for a minimum of 12 months before disgorging, to develop an incomparably fine bead.
Varietals
Chenin blanc : 100%

Advice

Serving
Enjoy chilled (8-10°C).
Tasting notes
Golden yellow colour highlighted by its delicate and persistent bead. The nose features yellow fleshed fruit aromas (pear, peach) combining with citrus and fresh mint hints. A remarkable balance of freshness and creaminess with a long, satisfying finish of dry fruits and liquorice notes.
Food pairing
Enjoy as an aperitif or for any moment of pleasure (soft cheeses, fishes, tapas, etc.).