Clos Tue-Boeuf, Vin Rouge - Vin de France


Vin de France Vin Rouge is a Gamay with Côt (Malbec), matured in large wooden vats, neither filtered nor fined, it displays exuberant red raspberry and strawberry fruit flavours, strikingly fresh and vibrant on the palate, it is the very definition of vin de soif.

CLOS DU TUE-BOEUF, Thierry Puzelat, Les Montils

Thierry Puzelat joined his brother Jean-Marie in their family estate, Le Clos du Tue Boeuf in 1994. Four years later, Thierry started a small negociant business, buying organically grown grapes from trusted local winegrowers. Having met and worked with Francois Dutheil (Bandol) and Marcel Lapierre (Morgon), two pioneers of the ‘natural’ wine movement, Thierry decided he too, wanted to make his wines as naturally as possible.

Puzelat’s wines are quite unique, they are highly expressive of their terroir, authentic, filled with life and have very strong personality.

‘Thierry and Jean-Marie Puzelat—brothers—are natural wine royalty. They are making some of the Loire’s most interesting wines and are at the heart of the natural wine movement.’ Jamie Goode