Matassa - 2021 Cuvée Marguerite

2021 Cuvée Marguerite

Variety
Muscat d’Alexandrie, Macabeau, Muscat a Petit Grains
Region
Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Volume
750ml

A triptych of the worlds most aromatic varieties. Awash with flavour flavour flavour - bergamot, tangerine, lillipilli, garrigue, lemon oil, beeswax. A fever dream of an orange wine reminiscent of a walk around a sandstone town in Southern France. A tonic. Tom Lubbe of Matassa, is a true example of a winemaker who has “returned to the earth”, allowing the vines to speak for themselves, focussed on capturing place. He is a kind, patient and nurturing person with an incredible view of the worl...Read More...

A triptych of the worlds most aromatic varieties. Awash with flavour flavour flavour - bergamot, tangerine, lillipilli, garrigue, lemon oil, beeswax. A fever dream of an orange wine reminiscent of a walk around a sandstone town in Southern France. A tonic. Tom Lubbe of Matassa, is a true example of a winemaker who has “returned to the earth”, allowing the vines to speak for themselves, focussed on capturing place. He is a kind, patient and nurturing person with an incredible view of the world. His sensibility and personality has not only brought us these special wines, but inspired others around the globe to practise his ways in their own vineyards. A kiwi,but growing up in South Africa, he finally settled in the Languedoc, growing a myriad of local varieties biodynamically, and vinifying them into a stunning array of aromatically charged wines.

Read Less...