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Domaine Fournier Pere et Fils Sancerre Cuvee Silex 2011

Domaine Fournier Pere et Fils Sancerre Cuvee Silex 750ml 2011    
Sku: 1837468*

Domaine Fournier is one of the most important estates in the Sancerre area. Their 150 acres of vineyards are spread across the Sancerre appellation and include top sites in the villages of Verdigny, Bue and Maimbray, which enable them to produce wines of sophistication and complexity. Their state-of-the-art winery is designed to minimize handling of the grapes and allow for careful selection on sorting tables. The estate is directed by Claude Fournier, who is also the winemaker. He is dedicated to producing top quality wines of great elegance and finesse.

Tasting notes
Light gold with green reflections. Aromas of syringa and blackcurrant. Full, round and crisp.

Technical notes
The 15-20 year old vines are planted on limestone, clay and flint soils. Fermented for three weeks in stainless steel and matured on its fine lees.

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Country: France
Region: Loire
Sub-Region: Central Vineyards
Appellation: Sancerre
Type: Still wine
 
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