Sancerre White‘Tradition’ cuvées
Our Sancerre Blanc cuvée ‘Tra- dition’ is one of the benchmarks of Silex (flint) terroir wines.
It comes from various parcels located around the villages of Saint-Satur, Sancerre, Bannay, Ménétréol and Thauvenay. Florian demonstrates here the Silex (flint) terroir superiority! A cuvée with powerful citrusy and flinty aromas complemented by the legendary elegant acidity from the Silex (flint)!
100% Sauvignon Blanc
Age of the vines
15 to 25 years
Hand and machine harvested Alcoholic fermentation (16-20°C) in stainless steel tanks for 3 weeks. No malolactic fermentation. 6 months ageing on fine lees with weekly batonnage. lt is bottled in the spring following the harvest.
Color: Golden green
Nose: The nose opens up to notes of wild flowers backed by subtle citrus fruit.
Palate: Expressive attack on the palate exuding exotic fruit with refreshing exuberance and delicate balance. Classic Sancerre grown on the famous Silex (Flint soils).
10 - 12 °C.
Makes an ideal companion for Mediterraen and Asian cuisine.
Awards & Accolades
|Dated||Millesime||Awards||Accolades||Find out more||May 20||2019||To consult|
|June 19||2018||To consult|
So much green papaya and mango character here. Medium to full body. Lots of fruit and a creamy finish. Delicious. Drink now.
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|June 20||2019||To consult|
Typical Sancerre with grass, lemon and light honey character to the lemon undertones. Medium-to full-bodied with steel, slate and dried lemon and fennel seed. Drink now.