Domaine de L’Octavin Mus’Cat
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Region: Arbois, France
Viticulture: Organic and Biodynamic
Grape varieties: Muscat d’Alexandria and Muscat Petit Grains.
Domaine de L’Octavin Mus’Cat is an orange wine made from combination of two Muscat varieties, Muscat d’Alexandria and Muscat Petit Grains.
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About Domaine de L’Octavin Mus’Cat
Domaine de L’Octavin Mus’Cat is an orange wine made from combination of two Muscat varieties, Muscat d’Alexandria and Muscat Petit Grains. Overall this wine has great high acidity with a balanced body. Deep orange with lovely aromas and beautiful texture. Tropical vibes on the palate with passion fruit, mango, and grapefruit.
About Domaine de L’Octavin
Alice Bouvot is the proud proprietor of 5 hectares of vines in the Arbois region of the Jura. Alice started her domaine in 2005 with just 2 hectares and over the years have bought small plots and slowly increased their production. Some of our favorite winery visits are with Alice and her adorable sons. On top of her warmth, the vineyards are equally as vibrant. L’Octavin is now Demeter biodynamic certified and she works to convey this message to the fullest. Wild grasses, weeds, insects, and animals all have a place in their vines creating a true ecosystem that gives a deeper meaning to each glass of her wine.
Since 2009 all L’Octavin wines are “pur jus”, with no additives whatsoever. The grapes are destemmed by hand and fermented without the use of SO2, cultured yeasts, or other additives. Most of the wines are fermented and aged in fiberglass or steel tanks, but only at the ambient temperature of the cave. Most of L’Octavin wines are made to reflect single plot expression. The Don Giovanni, for instance, is from a very old plot of Pinot Noir with some old Chardonnay vines as well, so the two grapes come together in the cuvée.