Tesco Finest Sancerre 75Cl

Tesco Finest Sancerre 75Cl
£ 14.00
£14.00/75cl
  • Suitable for vegans
  • Energy360kJ 87kcal
    4%
  • Fat0gg
    0%
  • Saturates0gg
    0%
  • Sugars0.1g
    0%
  • Salt<0.01gg
    0%

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 288kJ / 69kcal

Product Description

  • 2018 Sancerre Appellation Sancerre Controlee. AOC. Product of France.
  • Made from Sauvignon Blanc grapes produced in the famous vineyards of Sancerre. This dry, crisp wine has intense flavours of citrus and tropical fruit with a long creamy finish. A great match for goat's cheese and salads.
  • Made from Sauvignon Blanc grapes produced in the famous vineyards of Sancerre. This dry, crisp wine has intense flavours of citrus and tropical fruit with a long creamy finish. A great match for goat's cheese and salads.
  • Pack size: 75cl

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains sulphites.

Tasting Notes

  • Made from Sauvignon Blanc grapes produced in the famous vineyards of Sancerre. This dry, crisp wine has intense flavours of citrus and tropical fruit with a long creamy, refreshing finish. A great match for goat's cheese and salads.

Region of Origin

The Loire Valley

Wine Colour

White

Alcohol Units

9.8

ABV

13% vol

Producer

Fournier Pere et Fils

Type of Closure

Natural Cork

Wine Maker

Damien Laurent

Country

France

Alcohol Type

Wine

Grape Variety

Sauvignon Blanc

Vinification Details

  • Optimum ripeness is crucial so as to combine fruit and freshness, so the winemaker waits until the moment of finest ripeness before starting the harvest. Pressing is done in modern pneumatic presses in the winery, and the must is fermented at cool temperatures. The winery is kept at a cool temperature throughout, since freshness and aromatic purity are the important elements here.

History

  • 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. This Finest Sancerre has sufficient structure to accompany fish dishes and white meats. Traditionally these wines are made to be drunk with food and consequently the emphasis is on floral and elegant freshness rather than great structure.

Regional Information

  • 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.

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to < >

Storage

Store horizontally in a cool, dark place.

Produce of

Produce of France, Bottled in France

Number of uses

6 Servings

Return to

  • Tesco Stores Ltd.,
  • Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
  • U.K

Lower age limit

18 Years

Net Contents

75cl ℮

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containsA serving contains
Energy288kJ / 69kcal360kJ / 87kcal
* Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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