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Sancerre Rouge “Cuvée Initiale” 2018

Intense aromas of red berries, cherries, strawberries, and blackberries. A supple and soft mouth where red berry notes reappear along with a hint of licorice. 

WINEMAKER  Sébastien Millet

APPELLATION  Sancerre

GRAPE VARIETIES  100% Pinot Noir

TERROIR  “La Caillote,” a pebbly terrain composed of clay, limestone, and white soil; and “Terre Rouge”, a red soil particular to Crézancy in Sancerre, very rich in iron.

WINEMAKING  Pressed, then a 2-3 cold maceration. Malolactic fermentation begins after the alcoholic fermentation.

AGING  Enameled and stainless steel tanks for 5-6 months.

ALCOHOL CONTENT  12.5%

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