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Philosophy

philosophie

 

What guides our work on the estate? Our convictions! We feel very strongly about protecting the environment so that we can make living wines capable of creating the wow effect in every vintage. To preserve the environment...  

To preserve the environment, we use simple, common-sense methods as we work on our vines. We constantly strive to achieve a natural balance across the entire estate. This led us to the decision to run our vineyard based on the precepts of biodynamic agriculture. Biodynamic agriculture respects life. It is far more than just a list of specifications. The ecosystem lies at the crossroads of energies from the Earth (roots) and Space (flowers, leaves and fruit). The daily life of all those working at Le Clos des Quarterons is rooted in this simple theory.

 

 

Our estate is Demeter certified, so we can offer our clients the "taste of the place" in total transparency. Before seeking certification in biodynamic agriculture, we first had to be certified organic. So our wines are certified both organic, with the Ecocert label, and biodynamic, with the Demeter mark. 

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What is biodynamic viticulture ?  (click the link)

 


To find out more about organic viticulture (in French), click the links :

- Réglementation de l'agriculture biologique sur le site du Ministère de l'Agriculture – 27 mai 2013 (Organic farming regulations)

- News du vin biologique sur le site du Ministère de l'Agriculture – 7 août 2012 (News about organic wine)

- Label européen Ecocert (the Ecocert label)

 




Jour *

    Estate organic farming certified
    Ecocert FR-BIO-01
    Biodynamic agriculture

    Cellar visits

Xavier and Agnes Amirault - Winegrowers - 46, avenue Saint Vincent - 37140 Saint-Nicholas-de-Bourgueil - France
contact@DomaineAmirault.com +33(0) 247 977 525 R.C.S. Tours D 330 457 136 // N°T.V.A. FR89 330 457 136
* Source: Matthias K. Thun's sowing calendar

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