Touraine Rouge Sanguine

Domaine des Hauts Baigneux

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Hauts Baigneux Sanguine

Red Wine




100% Cabernet Franc

A nod to Nicolas' history just across the forest in Chinon, Sanguine is a 100% Cabernet Franc. It comes from the low part of the hillside in the lieu-dit Hauts Baigneux where the soils are dominated by flint. The grapes are harvested at full maturity to create a full-bodied red wine with smooth tannins.

Vineyard name

Hauts-Baigneux (Cheillé), from the lower part of the slope with more flint

Soil type

Clay with a high proportion of silex with limestone bedrock

Vine age1960s
Vineyard size1 ha
PruningGuyot Poulsard

Fruit is harvested at full maturity, then undergoes nine days maceration in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks with native yeasts and no added sulfites or added sugars.

ElevageStainless steel tanks
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Fining/FilteringUnfined / Filtration "sur terre blanche"
Additional info
Total production average6,000 bottles
UPC Code Bottle794020260116