Sancerre “Les Belles Vignes” Rouge


Domaine Fournier Père et Fils

Vintage2017

RegionLoire Valley

AppellationSancerre

Vine Age25 Years

Varietals100% Pinot Noir

Soil Type9 acres of Marl with traces of clay and limestone

Sizes Available750 mL

Alcohol12.5%

ClosureDiam Cork

US Allocation200 Cases

Food PairingWhite meat or richer fish dishes, also great with goat cheeses

Press92 Points James Suckling

VinificationMaceration during 2 to 3 weeks, pumping 4 to 6 times a day, vaccum system without pump. Thermo-regulated fermentation. Malolactic fermentation. Maturation in tanks to keep the fruits.

Tasting NotesA very pretty red with soft and succulent tannins to the juicy and savory fruit. Plenty of dried strawberry and hints of earth. Medium body. Flavorful finish. Drink now.

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