2019 François Cotat Caillottes

White

$85.00

Notes from the importer, Andrew Guard...
This has superb dimension, unlike any other Sancerre - bright lemon, fresh ginger and white pepper perfumes are lifted and hover over a rocky minerality; the mouth is equally defined yet is made rich with a sensation of silky, full-bodied white fruits. The mouthfeel is chiseled and pure with layers of concentrated flavour. This used to be called "Jeunes Vignes" but François has been vinifing “Caillottes” separately since 2005; the vineyard name refers to a type of soil found in Sancerre—very rocky and chalky. This is a wine that will keep and improve for many years.

  • Origin

  • loire valley, france

  • Year

  • 2019

  • Varietal

  • sauvignon blanc

  • Style

  • elegant & complex

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