Sancerre blanc Chateau de Thauvenay

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Sancerre blanc Chateau Thauvenay
Domaine Sancerre
Sancerre Blanc Château de Thauvenay

This 18 hectares vineyard surrounds one of the rare castles in Sancerre, in Thauvenay (south east of the Appellation). Facing the Loire, the vineyard is located on a very nice chalky soil.

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Vine
Sauvignon (100%)
Vinification : Fermentation in small thermoregulated stainless steel tanks – Separated vinification between younger and older vines – Maturation on lees until bottling on April
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Grape harvest
Clay chalky marl.
Harvest : Yield: 55 hl/ha – Hand and mechanical picking – Pneumatic pressing with juice selection.
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Service temperature
10-12°C
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Preservation
5 years
Degustation advices

Serve with smoked salmon, lobster, grilled fish but also as an aperitif and of course with dry goat cheese.

Characteristics :

  • Very expressive nose of exotic fruits like pine apple, mango, grapefruit …
  • On the palate, very fat and aromatic wine
  • Nice acidity bringing freshness
Sancerre blanc Chateau Thauvenay