Wine Style: Rich White
Closure: Cork / Cork Type
Producer: Alain Brumont
Montus was a vision purchased by Alain Brumont in 1979 with 12 hectares and today expanded to 85 hectares. The secret is the terroir. Unlike most of Madiran, the soil at Montus is similar to Châteauneuf-du-Pape, large pebbles or galets some 20in to 6ft in depth over a clay soil, and the slopes are steep. Yields are low and harvesting is by hand.
The cellar today is a showpiece of which many a Bordeaux Château would be envious. Rows and rows of small and large stainless steel cuves and an enormous barrel cellar.
The white Château Montus Pacherenc Sec is made from 85% Petit Courbu and15% Petit Manseng and barrel fermented in demi-muids. This is a stunning wine with great minerality akin to a Grand Cru White Burgundy.
When your order is ready, we will contact you, then you can pop into the shop and pick it up in person. No extra charge!
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Standard delivery is £9.99 and may take up to 10 working days, although under normal circumstances your order should be delivered within 3-5 working days.
Free delivery on all orders with a value over £200 to a single delivery address for UK mainland destinations.
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