2019 François Cotat Monts Damnés

White

$115.00

Notes from the importer, Andrew Guard...
From a plot just over 1 hectare in size in Les Monts Damnés, the imposing sweep of vineyards that look down driectly upon Chavignol. This has a deeper tone and pitch than the 'Caillotes' and perhaps a touch more concentration. François’s Monts Damnés is clearly the best example of this famous Cru. Reflecting the excellent vintage, this wine is cool and compact, a taut, tightly coiled core of briny minerality; such tension, and exquisite balance. Superb and needs time, plenty of time. A rare and iconic wine in the Loire and for good reason.

  • Origin

  • loire valley, france

  • Year

  • 2019

  • Varietal

  • sauvignon blanc

  • Style

  • elegant & complex

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