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FOURAULT COMPANY
37, cours Xavier Arnozan
33000 Bordeaux – France
fourault.company@nullfourault-company.com
Tél +33 (0)1234 556 521234 20 52

Domaine du Vaufuget

 

 

Designation VOUVRAY, APPELLATION D’ORIGINE CONTROLEE.
Vineyard Size -
Soil type 100% Chenin grape.
Vine varieties

The Vouvray vineyards are situated upstream from Tours in the North of the Loire valley. Vines are planted on clay limestone and clay siliceous grounds on the Chalky “Tuffeau” soil.

The vines roots overhang the cellars built in the rock nearby the houses called “Troglodytes.»

Planting density -
Average vine age -
Vine growing conditions -
Pruning method -
Grape harvesting Grapes are handpicked over ripeness during October. Some of the grapes are therefore hit by noble rot called botrytis.
Vinification Grapes are then very concentrated on natural sugar. Wines ferment very slowly over a period of a month.
Maturing -
Ageing -

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