Vacheron, Sancerre 750ml 2018

France, Loire
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SKU
VacheronSancerre201830122019
R475
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Critic Score

90
WE

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About Domaine Vacheron:
Domaine Vacheron, owned by two cousins, Jean-Laurent and Jean-Dominique Vacheron, is a biodynamic winery and is one of Sancerre’s elite properties. The property is farmed to 34 hectares of Sauvignon Blanc and 11 hectares of Pinot Noir. No synthetic material is used in the vineyard, grapes are harvested by hand, and only compost is used as fertilizer. They take a Burgundian approach to winemaking, by vinifying according to parcels and blending according to vintage.

Owning some of the most coveted parcels in the appellation, the cousins produce both white and red Sancerre of amazing purity and definition. ‘In fact, the rich and powerful whites belong to the best Sancerres you can find’ – Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate. As Jacqueline Friedrich opened her description of Domaine Vacheron in her recently-released book on the Sancerre/Pouilly region, ‘Here is a domaine that goes from strength to strength. And shows no signs of stopping.’

Tasting notes:
Vacheron is a certified organic and biodynamic farm.

'This entry-level wine from this producer is anything but. It is a ripe, complex wine, produced from biodynamically grown grapes, rich in white fruits with an intense steely texture. The wine will be ready to drink from 2020.' – Roger Voss, Wine Enthusiast, 90/100
More Information
Bottle Size 750ml
Style White
Country France
Rating WE 90
Drink To Drink or cellar
Price R475.00
Producer Vacheron
Region Loire
Variety Sauvignon Blanc
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