CHATEAU DU FRESNE

CHATEAU DU FRESNE

Loire
The estate. Located in the heart of Anjou, overlooking the Layon, the property belonging to the Robin-Bretault family, has an 80-hectare vineyard. Château du Fresne, built in 1436, is the historical icon of the estate. The production is characterised by the diversity of its range and the consistency of its quality. Soils. Located mainly in the commune of Faye d'Anjou, the Château du Fresne vines have their roots in soils that are mainly schist-sandstone, composed of slate stone or quartz. These are shallow soils that provide typical wines. On the left bank of the Layon, on the Champ d'Anjou side, the terrain is more filtered, made of sand and gravel, giving lighter wines. THE VARIETIES The plots are divided between: Cabernet: 31 hectares; Chenin: 28 hectares; Grolleau: 9 hectares; Sauvignon Blanc: 6 hectares; Various varieties: 2 hectares (Gamay, Chardonnay, Pinot).

Our wines

Blanc. A light and fruity dry wine. Gathered with the greatest of care, the immediately pressed harvest results in a clear juice that then goes through fermentation as quickly as possible after a short period of settling. The fruity side is also retained thanks to protection from the air before, during and after fermentation. Maturation on lees for...

chateau du fresne

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2019 - 75 cl

IGP Val de Loire

Loire

6,84 €

chateau du fresne

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2019 - 75 cl

AOC Cabernet d'Anjou

Loire

7,50 €

The Loire is the 3rd largest wine-producing area in France with 52,000 hectares of appellations spread over 14 departments and 2,900,000 of hectolitres of appellation wines produced. The Loire is the number one produce of appellation white wines, the second largest producer of appellation rosés and the number one AOC region for wines with fine bubbles...

chateau du fresne

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2018 - 75 cl

AOC Anjou

Loire

9,00 €

The subtlety of the bubbles makes it a superb quality sparkling brut, very thirst quenching between meals and a great aperitif or accompaniment to your desserts. A white vinified using the traditional method for wines with fine bubbles, meaning that the bubbles form in the bottles. Maturation on lees for at least 12 months and settling after riddling....

chateau du fresne

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Blending - 75 cl

AOC Crémant de Loire

Loire

10,20 €

chateau du fresne

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Blending - 75 cl

AOC Crémant de Loire

Loire

10,20 €

A liquoricey white from the best selections taken from the steepest slopes in the town of Faye d'Anjou. Delicious and smooth when young, it can be kept for around twenty years.

chateau du fresne

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2017 - 75 cl

AOC Anjou-Coteaux de la Loire

Loire

12,00 €

chateau du fresne

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2016 - 75 cl

AOC Anjou

Loire

14,40 €

Contact us

  • CHATEAU DU FRESNE
  • Mr Nicolas Richez
  • 25bis rue des Monts
  • 49380 Faye-d'Anjou
  • France

  • Wine growing region
  • Loire

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