Éric Texier 'Chât Fou'
2018 Rhône Valley, France
Côtes du Rhône AOC 🍇60% Grenache, 15% Cinsault, 15% Carignan and 10% Chasselas
Fresh, soft, mineral and low-intervention. Nuclear engineer turned winemaker bringing you balance and terroir.
"I don't give a shit what people are drinking at hipster wine bars in Paris or what a 1000 euro bottle of Bordeaux tastes like. I'm very happy people like my grandma and François Pouchoulin, the father of Brézème, like them." - Éric Texier
The varieties are co-harvested and -fermented in whole clusters, gently pressed, fermented with native yeasts in concrete tanks with a brief 5-day maceration.