Morethanwine offers wines made from grapes and only but grapes !
Natural and living wines without chemical input, without oenological products, non filtred and for the most part no added sulphites.
Wines that express a terroir and the work of a singular wine grower.
Switzerland, France, Italy and Austria.
Morethanwine is based in the Canton of Fribourg, delivers and ships in Switzerland and organizes tastings on request.
Imagine a medieval village in Auvergne, Montaigut-le-Blanc south of Clermont-Ferrand in the Puy-de-Dôme department.
Perched on a hill, alleys that barely leave space to let through a car, a tiny one preferably !
No need to say that this a living wine…
In Auvergne, at Catherine and Manuel, they pick the grapes. An unusual way of doing things… I explain : to harvest the bunches that remain after the grape harvests on abandoned vines. Very small quantities with a high sugar percentage ready to try out different experiments in Dame Jeanne wine pitchers…
Stéphanie and Eduard decided to offer only four vintages for their vintage year 2016. No Theodora, Atanasius, Timotheus... .
A very cold early spring and some thunderstorms during summer significantly reduced the harvest. The Weiss, Rot, Rosé therefore, are an assembly of different parcels and grape varieties offering a surprising complexity, a unique approach “Gut Oggau”: this vintage is available in small quantities, 100% Roesler.
Azienda Agricola Le Coste is located in Gradoli, 150 kilometers north of Rome.
Everything started in 2004 with the acquisition of 3 hectares, named « Le Coste », a wild terrain, former wine and olive garden.
Today, Clémentine and Gian Marco cultivate 14 hectares with a respectful approach to nature.
The wines are ripened in thunderbalts, barrels or hogsheads and since a short time in amphoras in a natural cave under the wine cellar. Nine different vintages, from a cosy « Litrizzo » or « Ripazzo » to a vintage Le Coste or Coste Reserva…