Producer Profile

Domaine Sebastien David

Hailing from Saint Nicolas de Bourgueil and born in 1974, Sebastien David represents the fifteenth generation of winemakers in his family, tracing his lineage back to 1634. Cultivating 15 hectares of Cabernet Franc vines, originally planted by his grandparents during the Second World War era, Sebastien is committed to crafting natural wines. His fruit is sourced from Ecocert certified and biodynamically farmed vineyards. - T Edward Wines


Where The Wines Come From

Loire Valley

The Loire Valley, renowned for its picturesque landscapes and historic chateaux, is also a prominent region for natural wine production. Nestled along the meandering Loire River, this diverse wine region boasts a rich viticultural heritage dating back centuries. In recent years, there has been a resurgence of interest in natural winemaking, with many producers embracing sustainable and organic practices. In the Loire Valley, natural winemakers often focus on expressing the unique terroir of their vineyards, allowing the grapes to shine with minimal intervention. From the crisp, mineral-driven whites of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé to the elegant, light-bodied reds of Chinon and Bourgueil, the diversity of grape varieties and styles in the region is reflected in its natural wines. These wines typically exhibit vibrant acidity, bright fruit flavors, and a sense of purity that captures the essence of the Loire Valley's cool climate and limestone-rich soils. With its commitment to authenticity and respect for nature, the Loire Valley continues to be a beacon for those seeking distinctive and environmentally conscious wines.