Tesco Finest Sancerre 75Cl
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2015 Sancerre Appellation Sancerre Controlee. AOC. Product of France.
Intense aromos of citrus fruits and redcurrants followed by crisp, dry and refreshing flavours on the palate. Produced from Sauvignon Blanc in vineyards around the town of Sancerre. Made exclusively in the family winery by Claude Fournier.
- Contains: Sulphites & Lupin
Crisp, refreshing and full of summer fruit flavours, this wine is a divine match for Asian crab salad.
|Region of Origin||The Loire Valley|
|Producer||Fournier Pere et Fils|
|Type of Closure||Natural Cork|
|Wine Maker||Claude Fournier|
|Taste Category||Crisp & aromatic 2|
Manual harvest: Fermentation in stainless steel at controlled temperatures. No use of oak for this quality: partial lees stirring. Fining with bentonite. Ageing in steel tanks, and bottling as from April following the harvest.
Fournier are wine growers making classic Pouilly Fume and Sancerre in their family winery. The wines can be described as herby, steely, gunflint-smoky, combining appealing aromas with a refreshing crispness.
The vineyards of Sancerre face those of Pouilly Fume across the mighty Loire river. Both areas produce wine from the Sauvignon Blanc grape. The Fournier family estate has grown from five hectares in 1950 to 60 hectares today, divided over the appellations of Menetou Salon, Sancerre and Pouilly Fumé.
This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 2 years
Alcohol Unit Other Text:
9.4 UK units per bottle
1.6 UK units per 125ml glass
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
- Store horizontally in a cool, dark place. This wine can be enjoyed now, or
- carefully stored for up to two years from purchase. Once open, drink within
- two days.
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|Typical Values||100ml contain||Each glass (125ml) contains|
|Energy||288kJ (70kcal)||360kJ (87kcal)|
|*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)||-||-|
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