Great Loire Valley wine, appellation d'origine contrôlée, Touraine, made from Sauvignon Blanc. The oldest, very-ripe sauvignon grapes are aged for 8 months in Oak to produce a rich complex wine still dominated by a nice crispness. The ripe citrus with toasty and sweet spice flavours remain long on the aftertaste.
Great Loire Valley wine, appellation d'origine contrôlée, Touraine, made from Sauvignon Blanc. A great example of the potential of the area. This Sauvignon is crisp on the palette, with delicately dominant citrus fruit flavour.
Great Loire Valley wine, Fiefs Vendéens, appellation d'origine contrôlée, "Les Clous" 2014, Domaine Saint Nicolas, made with Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Groslot gris.This wine gives the impression of biting fresh apples and pears whilst surrounded by flowers. The very generous flavours are well balanced by the hints of minerality and the acidity.
Great Loire Valley wine, appellation d'origine contrôlée, Vouvray, made from Chenin Blanc. The slightly over-ripe Chenin Blanc expresses itself in this slightly sweet Vouvray. Ripe citrus fruits dominate a bouquet of passion-fruit, white flowers and flint.
Great Rhône Valley wine, white Crozes-Hermitage appellation d’origine contrôlée, made from Marsanne.A very complex white wine with dominant fragrances of lemon grass and pink grape fruit. The terroir and oak aging enrich the wine with vanilla, brioche, tropical fruit and delightful smoky scents. These scents are then amplified on the pallet and the...
Great Burgundy wine, Pouilly-Fuissé appellation d’origine contrôlée, made from ChardonnayWonderful finesse on the nose that harmonises ripe citrus fruit with toasted brioche, melted butter and a slight hint of minerality. The mouth is charmed by an intense explosion of flavour, softened by the character of the terroir and a divine tart aftertaste.
Great Burgundy wine, Mâcon Verzé appellation d’origine contrôlée, made from ChardonnayThe aromas of this wine are a symphony of white fruits with white flowers, highlighted by a delicate, smoky fragrance. The palete is teased by a wonderful tartness, rounded off by the fruitiness of the wine, which is wickedly mineral on the aftertaste!
Great Loire Valley wine, Sancerre, appellation d'origine contrôlée, "Tournebride" 2014, Domaine Vincent Gaudry, Sauvignon Blanc. Ripe citrus fruits and the minerality of the chalky soil dominate the smell. Aging on fine lees enriches the wine with a buttery texture, and the acidity of Sauvignon Blanc is distinct on the aftertaste.
Loire Valley Wine, Vouvray appellation d'origine contrôlée, made with Chenin Blanc Powerful and complex. Predominantly fruity, ripe quince, golden apples and pears, this wine also has hints of honey, dried fruits and hazelnut that will continue to develop as it ages. We recommend not serving this wine too chilled.
Loire Valley Wine, Vouvray appellation d'origine contrôlée, made with Chenin Blanc. Lively, mineral and structured. The siliceous clay adds notes of gunpowder that enrich the aromas of white fruits and citrus. This wine is complex and well balanced.
Great Bordeaux wine, Sauternes, appellation d'origine contrôlée, made from Sémillon, Sauvignon and Muscadelle. Powerful, round, complex and mineral. Dates, black figs, prunes, chestnut honey, vanilla, dried pineapple and apricots. The immense pleasure of this wine is perfectly persistent.
Great Bordeaux wine, Sauternes, appellation d'origine contrôlée, made from Sémillon, Sauvignon and Muscadelle. This amazing dessert wine explodes in the mouth. The dominance of fresh tropical fruit is followed by dried fruit are followed by touches of minerality. The balance between sugar and acidity is perfect.