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4 Ratings
Yves Martin Chavignol Sancerre

Wine Details

Region

SancerreLoireFrance

Wine Description

(From 2013 Vintage) Yves Martin 2013 Sancerre Chavignol is a mineral-laden, refreshing Blanc with lovely fruit and floral aromas on the nose. On the palate, flavors of fruit, citrus, minerals, and flint with a lingering finish.

Winemaker's Notes

"Domaine Yves Martin is a small family run estate with 8.5 hectares of Sauvignon Blanc in the famed 'Chavignol' site and 3 hectares of Pinot Noir. They farm each parcel of their land sustainably and adapt a method of cultivation specific to each sites needs. The vines grow in each of the two famous terroirs of Chavignol 'caillottes', which is very stony and very chalky and also the 'terres blanches', which is mainly composed of clay and limestone. The result is a mineral-laden, refreshing blanc w...