Sancerre Vieilles Vignes 2018

Jean-Max Roger

Sancerre Vieilles Vignes
2018

$41.75

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13567698
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Pending
Type of product
Still wine
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Loire Valley
Appellation
Sancerre
Varietal(s)
Sauvignon Blanc 100 %
Colour
White
Closure type
Cork
Aging potential
0 - 15 years
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About this winery

The Roger family descends from a long line of winegrowers from the village of Bué. The first texts that mention the name date back to the early 17th century. Jean-Max Roger took over the four hectares of vines left to him by his parents in the early 1970s and expanded the estate to its current size. Beginning in 2004, two of his three sons, Etienne and Thibault, came back to work at the estate after various professional careers in France and abroad. His third son, Xavier, lives his passion for...

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Product notes

The terroirs of Bué express themselves to their fullest potential in this Vieilles Vignes cuvée. The stony calcareous “caillottes” lend finesse and elegance while the marls confer power and structure that are supported by partial barrel ageing. Light gold in colour with green highlights and a thoroughbred nose. Starts off with a delicious sensation of mouth-filling concentration, boasting remarkable intensity and lastingness. Serving temperature: 10 to 13°C