2021 Pavette Chenin Blanc, Clarksburg, California, USA
ABOUT THIS WINE
100% Chenin Blanc
Grapes picked early in the morning at around 23 Brix and sent direct to press. Cool and slow fermentation in stainless steel tank with partial malolactic conversion.
ABOUT THIS PRODUCER
Pavette, meaning "little peacock", was established in 2010 and is currently under the passionate leadership of winemaker Gabrielle Montagne. Known for their commitment to sustainable farming practices, they employ organic and biodynamic techniques to cultivate their vineyards. Situated in the heart of Clarksburg AVA in California's Sacramento Valley, their vineyards benefit from the region's renowned terroir, characterized by volcanic soils and a warm Mediterranean climate.