Baumard Quarts de Chaume HALVES 2008
Compared to France's other great desesrt wines this is a comparative bargain.
Family-owned since 1634, Domaine des Baumard is one of the finest estates in the Loire, if not France as a whole. Florent aims to pick at the same level of ripeness and vinify in exactly the same way each year without the use of oak, and yet each vintage is remarkably distinctive. This natural terroir-driven approach allows the hallmark of each vintage to shine through. He is a supporter of the screwcap and after much testing, has decided that this is the best option for all his long-lived wines, as it allows them to evolve and develop over time without the worry of cork issues.
At A Glance
|Country Of Origin||France|
|Sub Region||Quarts de Chaume|
|Serving Suggestion||Serve Chilled|
|Food Pairing||Cheese, Desserts|