50 Percent / Cider Apple – Pear Quince, 2017

By Côme Isambert - Cristal Closed

  • Appellation: None
  • Region: Loire
  • Country: France
  • Colour: Orange
  • Style: Sparkling
  • Grape Varieties:
  • Soil type: Chalk, Granite
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • No added sulphites.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Blend of apple , pears and quince. Bottled at 20g/L RS and disgorged by hand in march 2018.Rich cider with intense aromas and an nice acidity.

About Côme Isambert - Cristal Closed

Loire, France

My philosophy is to produce wines and ciders reflecting the diversity and richness of the terroirs of the Loire Valley / Normandy and to promote through various cuvees the complementarity of cultivars: grapes as Chenin blanc, Cabernet franc, Grolleau noir, Grolleau gris, Gamay as well as apples, pears.

I work only with gravity and give the wines time to finish their natural processes without adding any additives.