Sextant, 'Foufounette' Pet Nat 2020
Foufounette typifies Sextant, a project of Julien Altaber, a negociant winemaker based in St Aubin, Burgundy. For Julien, Sextant is about creating special curees, fun and non-traditional wines . Foufounette is a direct press Aligote pet-nat fermented with a with fresh apricots, based on a beer by Cantillon called Fou Foune. This is an homage to a beer that Julien likes very much.
You will notice that this sparkling wine is labelled as 'Extra Brut' which indicates that there has been zero dosage. No sugar has been added to this cuvée.
Aligote and Apricots