2015 ULIZ Savoie - Mondeuse Premier Vol
Regular price $32.00
VINEYARD Fruit comes from a 40-year-old plot located in Arbin that has been farmed biodynamically for the past 5 years.
VINIFICATION It is whole-cluster pressed with 18 days of maceration. The ages 18 months in tank on the lees.
FUN FACT Mondeuse is native to Savoie and has been cultivated by the Gallic tribe of Ancient Gaul (the Allobroges) prior to the Roman invasion. Columella, the famous roman writer who wrote about farming and agriculture, referred to mondeuse as “the grape variety that ripens amidst the snow”. Mondeuse strives on scree slopes, marl and limestone soils and the wines show great ageing potential (10 years +).