Mas Coutelou 2016 OWRegular price £33
Jeff Coutelou's OW cuvée is an orange wine made naturally - with no sulphur additions. Coutelou's wines are among our favourites of all time. They are incredibly pure expressions of whatever grape varieties Jeff is using, and this is no exception. 100% Muscat, it has a beautiful floral aroma and delicate tannins. Exactly as natural wine should be.
|Blend||100% Muscat of Alexandria|
|Region||France > Languedoc|
|Appellation||Vin de France|
|Vineyard||Jeff Coutelou's vineyards are situated around the village of Puimisson, a little inland from Béziers in the Languedoc. They include a large proportion of old vines, and have been certified organic since 1987.|
|Winemaking||Coutelou makes all his wines as simply as possible, including using little or no sulphur to preserve the purity of the fruit. They are natural wines in the best possible sense.|
|Lifespan||Delicious on release. Probably best drunk within a year or two, but some of his wines have been known to age remarkably well.|