Jean Paul Seguin Le Petit Sauvignon Blanc

15.50

This is an excellent value French Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire valley and  resembles the big Sancerre wines of the region . This Petit has nothing petit about it and has an outstanding quality and is very flexible. Can be drunk on it’s own or paired with grilled trout, bass or fresh goats’ cheese.

Jean Paul Seguin winery is situated in the small village of Verdigny in the Sancerre region, the Fournier family has been making wine for many generations. The estate has grown from 5 hectares in 1950 to almost 30 hectares today, divided over the appellations of Mentou Salon, Pouilly-Fumé and Sancerre. The improvement made in vinification techniques and the permanent concern about quality result in well-balanced wines of great diversity. Enjoy this wine from the Loire without paying the big prices of its counterparts

Description

Tasting Notes from Pinto Wines

Colour Pale Straw
Nose Classic aromas of grapefruit and gooseberry with an undertone of ripe lime and smoky flint
Palate Supremely fresh and cuts clean with classy citrus fruits, quince and hard white peach. Depth, purity of fruit, and mouth-watering acidity

Fact Sheet

Size 75 cl
Grape Variety 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol % 12%
Style Bone Dry White Wine on the Sancerre Style
Estate/Producer Jean Paul Seguin
Country France
Region Loire Valley
Vintage 2020
Vinification During the first stages of the wine making process, the grapes are swiftly migrated to the winery to minimize skin contact before gentle pressing into a pneumatic press. The fresh juices are traditionally fermented in stainless steel tanks for ten to fifteen days. As for ageing, the fine Jean-Paul Seguin Le Petit is left for a minimum of six months. Before being blended and bottled in the spring.
Closure Natural Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential Enjoy it now

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