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François Saint-Lô
Les Palennes 2017

2017 saw a different approach to the vinification of Les Palennes, this time with a 50/50 split of destemmed and whole bunch fruit. The result is a wine of great complexity and concentration, with layers of herbs nestled between dark, brooding purple fruit. A wonderfully haunting expression of cabernet franc.
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2017 saw a different approach to the vinification of Les Palennes, this time with a 50/50 split of destemmed and whole bunch fruit. The result is a wine of great complexity and concentration, with layers of herbs nestled between dark, brooding purple fruit. A wonderfully haunting expression of cabernet franc.

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François Saint-Lô
Touraine, Loire, France

François began his journey in wine on the hospitality side, working in restaurants and wine bars before coming under the tutelage of the likes of Eric Dubois and Olivier Cousin. He acquired some plots in Berrie, not far from Saumur, and established the Rue des Belles Caves collective: a small community of like-minded individuals working in an array of trades. In time they settled into an awe-inspiring troglodyte...

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