Domaine de Rocheville
Le Fou du Roi 2009 - Rouge

Loire, Saumur-Champigny

Domaine de Rocheville - Le Fou du Roi

An exceptional wine, it is only made when the vintage allows it with its long ageing period of 30 months in oak barrels from the Tronçais forest. The Fou du Roi 2008 is both powerful and silky. A vintage that will certainly find a privileged place on your beautiful tables.

The word of the Winemaker, :

The Fou du Roi de Rocheville does not fail to live up to his reputation and plays the role of troublemaker of Saumur-Champigny. An atypical and expressive wine, it is powerful and velvety at the same time. On the nose it develops aromas of black fruit and roasted notes. The palate is elegant and allows to express itself...

Contenance : 75cL - Contenant : Bouteille
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Wine information

  • Domain : Domaine de Rocheville
  • Year : 2009
  • Region : Loire
  • Appellation : Saumur-Champigny
  • Classifications : Agriculture raisonnée - Agriculture Raisonné - Sans certification
  • Alcoholic degree : 13%
  • Grape : 100% Cabernet Franc - Vieilles Vignes - Faible rendement de 30Hl / Ha.
  • Soil : Argilo-calcaire du Turonien Supérieur. Exposition Sud-sud-ouest.


When ?

Fou du Roi is a wine to keep well, it will express itself best after 5 to 8 years and can be enjoyed.
store for more than 15 years in a good cellar.

How ?

Serve between 14 and 16 °C. Open two hours before consumption or decant it. It can accompany you throughout the meal and is particularly appreciated with red meats, game, dishes in sauce and cheeses.

The Wine Estate

Our estate is located on the hillside of Parnay, next to a medieval church and surrounded by hiking trails. Our vineyard is worked in the respect of the vine, biodiversity and the environment. We produce elegant and distinguished Saumur Champigny, Saumur Blancs et Rosés, labelled Terra Vitis (eco-responsible viticulture). Our contemporary style wine storehouse is set on troglodyte cellars from the 18th century....





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