Chateau Barouillet, Splash
A seriously sessionable sparkling citrusty Semillon that is not only a great tongue twister but a perfect description of this wine!
Place: Bergerac, France
Colour: White Sparkling
Chateau Barouillet is a 40-hectare estate, fully organic since 2013. The 8th generation to work at the estate, Vincent Alexis joined his father in 2010 and talked him into bottling their own wines instead of selling them for bulk blending. Soils are clay on limestone with iron and flint in the Pecharmant vineyards.