Cave de Saumur "Les Pouches" Rouge 2017 - Loire Valley, France
100% Cabernet Franc
Les Pouches Rouge has a beautiful, deep ruby-red color and a bouquet of red fruit (blackcurrant and raspberry). This wine is attractive and easy to drink. It is quite fruity and a bit spicy on the palate with the elegant, soft tannins that characterize it.
The Cave de Saumur was the first cooperative launched in the Loire Valley. It handles fruit from its 160 growers, each having an average holding of 10 hectares. Wines are produced from 10 different AOCs. In addition to the numerous efforts from the whole team as well as from the growers who bring their grapes in order to produce the best wines for their customers, the Cave de Saumur has been aware of environmental issues for a long time. Thus, all the treatments and cultivations practices aim at impacting nature as little as possible.