Joseph Mellot, Sancerre La Chatellenie, 2020

Joseph Mellot, Sancerre La Chatellenie, 2020

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Region: Sancerre, Loire, France

Vintage: 2020

Bottle size: 75cl

Grape: Sauvignon Blanc

ABV: 13%

Notes: Vegetarian

Sauvignon Blanc thrives in the flint rich soils of Sancerre, giving it its distinctive gun-flint flavours. Aged on it's fine lees preserving all its freshness and depth. Pale gold colour with green hues. Tropical fruits ( pineapple, mango) Final note of passion fruit. Delicate, supple and harmonious attack, nice fullness. Flintstone notes. Tropical and citrus fruits, long and aromatic finish.

Perfect with fish, seafood or goats cheese

La Chatellenie is a single vineyard of 22 hectares with ancient soils from the Cretaceous period. This flint-rich siliceous clay imparts the subtle hint of gun-flint. All vineyard processes are carried out in an environmentally-friendly manner, adapted to each terroir.