Pierre Chainier Selection 1749 Sauvignon Blanc - Wineseeker

Pierre Chainier Selection 1749 Sauvignon Blanc

Bright yellow with green reflections. Dry, zesty, lemony citrus aromas. Citrus fruit on the palate, well balanced, with a crisp and refreshing acidity. Serve chilled on its own or with appetizers, cooked or smoked meats and fish, with seafood or goat cheese.

Softer style of Sauvignon Blanc to traditional NZ Sauvignon. Fantastic value for those who get need a break from the acid of NZ examples.

100% Sauvignon Blanc, blend of Loire and Cognac regions of Western France. Vin du France.

About Pierre Chainier
Pierre Chainier house has a long wine history in Bordeaux reaching back to the 1700s, and relative newcomers to the Loire Valley. They now control 250 hectares of vines through the Loire with vineyards from Muscadet to Sancerre with the varied individual terroirs of chalky limestone of the Paris basin, to the flinty clay soils of the Cher Valley. Husband and wife control different vineyards and produce interestingly different styles of wines.
Region
  • France
  • France - Loire
Style
  • White Wine
Varietal
  • Sauvignon Blanc