littlefrench. Wine Collection
A delicious selection of red, white and sparkling wines lovingly sourced and handpicked for you by the littlefrench team. Critically acclaimed Bristol-based chef, Freddy Bird is the driving force behind littlefrench who creates mouth-watering award-winning dishes for all to enjoy.
Terroir plays such an important role at this estate. The Girards are fortunate enough to be able to blend grapes from each of Sancerre’s three key soil types, Terres Blanches (limestone), Caillottes (chalky limestone) and Silex (flint). The grapes are hand-picked and gently pressed, fermented at 18°C by indigenous yeasts in stainless steel vats – all to preserve natural aromas, elegance and complexity. The final blend brings together the different elements of the three terroirs to create a balanced, complete wine.
The wine comes from Verdigny in the heart of goats cheese country so is ideal with a soft, tangy ‘crottin’. Also great with delicate flat fish in a caper sauce.
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about freddy bird
Obsessed with great tasting food, Freddy Bird trained at Ballymaloe before landing roles at London-based Michelin Star Restaurants. Freddy then returned to Bristol to open numerous restaurants and has won awards based on his distinct style of cookery.
A delicious selection of red, white and sparkling wines lovingly sourced and handpicked for you by the littlefrench team.