Bouvet Ladubay sources its fruit from more than 100 plots in the Loire Valley, obtaining the best quality at every harvest through its long-standing relationships with winegrowers. Grape pressing is monitored in the vineyards; color is obtained with a quick maceration of the red Cabernet Franc on its skins. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel, then the wines are blended and the cuvée is bottled for the second fermentation, following the traditional method.

93 Points
International Women's Wine Competition
92 Points
Sommelier Journal
Tasting Note

Bright salmon pink in color with fine bubbles and a pleasant mousse. The fresh raspberry, red currant and peach on the nose is given structure on the palate with black currant and quince, earthy notes and fine herbal piquancy.

Food Pairing

Excellent with grilled fish, chicken, pork or, for dessert, fresh berries.

Technical Data
GRAPES: 100% Cabernet Franc
PH: 3.0
ACIDITY: 4.5 g/l
ABV: 12%
DOSAGE: 13 g/l
AGING: 12 months in bottle
Unique Selling Points
  • A Loire Valley sparkling rosé made from Cabernet Franc, the Loire’s own grape
  • Made using the traditional method used in Champagne

About the Grape

Cabernet Franc
Cabernet Franc usually shows tart red cherry and wild currant aromas and flavors with an herbal, spicy character. In the Loire, esp. Chinon and Saumur-Champigny, this grape shows firm minerality.
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