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Sauvignon De Touraine - Ch De La Presle

Sauvignon De Touraine - Ch De La Presle

£11.17

(winemaker Anne-Sophie Meurgey-Penet) A wonderful example of a Loire Sauvignon Blanc. This wine has a lovely grassy, dry, gooseberry fruit and crisp refreshing acidity. (2014 abv 13.0%) Domaine de la Presle is owned and run by the youthful Fr‚d‚ric and Ann-Sofie Meurguey-Penet. The estate has been in their family since 1885. After studying oeno...


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Vouvray Demi-Sec

Vouvray Demi-Sec

£14.55

Medium dry, with perfect balancing acidity. This wine is demi sec - medium dry, and has a honeyed finish which complements dried meats well. The Chenin Blanc grape grown here in the Loire, around Tours, produces some of the most elegant and long-lived wines in the world. The grape has a naturally high acidity, which helps in this longevity, an...


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Vouvray Sec Coteau De La Biche

Vouvray Sec Coteau De La Biche

£14.55

Very dry, with good body, and a delicious honeyed finish. The Chenin Blanc grape grown here in the Loire, around Tours, produces some of the most elegant and long-lived wines in the world. The grape has a naturally high acidity, which helps in this longevity, and ensures that even the very sweet style of Vouvray is very well balanced. The s...


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