20 Ratings
Chateau De Sancerre Passe Avant Le Meilleur

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Wine Description

(2012 Vintage) 100% Sauvignon Blanc grapes harvested exclusively from Marnier-Lapostolle’s vineyards which cover 45 hectares and are composed of 75% limestone and 25% flint soil. It is the only wine from the Sancerre appellation allowed to be sold under the exclusive name of ”Chateau de SancerreĀ®”. Produced in limited quantities, Chateau de Sancerre affirms the family legacy of the House of Grand MarnierĀ® in the art of winemaking. The Marnier Lapostolle family was originally from the Sancerre region in the Loire Valley, and owns the village’s signature Chateau.

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  • Ken's Wine Guide
    This Sancerre is light to medium in color with a light yellow and silver core and displays bright aromas on the nose with notes of baking bread, grapefruit, lemon rind and lime skin. The palate is m...
  • Wine Spectator