2021 Touraine Sauvignon, Domaine de Marce, D. Godet

£13.90

With its pale lemon colour, this wine offers a nose filled with grassy fruit, nettles, and gooseberry, while also revealing subtle notes of passion fruit and guava. On the palate, it is a delightful medium-bodied wine, bursting with abundant fruit flavours, and culminating in a refreshing, crisp, and dry finish.

Product Details

Description

Clear, pale yellow in colour, this Sauvignon Blanc delights with wonderful aromas of gooseberry, passion fruit, and guava. It is medium-bodied, crisp, and fresh, with a fruity/floral finish and a good balance of fruit and acidity. This wine pairs exceptionally well with goat’s milk cheeses.

History and Winemaking

Domaine de Marcé, located in the picturesque department of Loir et Cher, produces this exceptional wine. Known as “La Sologne Viticole,” this charming vineyard lies near the renowned Château de Cheverny. Their Sauvignon Blanc captures the essence of Touraine and Touraine Oisly, gaining acclaim beyond France’s borders. The vineyard, situated at an altitude of 131 meters, enjoys gently sloping hillsides, a favourable climate, and unique soil with fine sand over clay. This combination imparts finesse, elegance, and suppleness, alongside richness and depth. Experience the magic of Domaine de Marcé, where nature and winemaking unite to create exceptional wines.

Tasting Notes

This wine exhibits a clear, pale yellow colour. The nose bursts with wonderful Sauvignon aromas of gooseberry, passion fruit, and guava. On the palate, it is medium-bodied, crisp, and fresh, with a fruity/floral finish. The wine maintains a good balance of fruit and acidity, making it refreshing and delightful.

Pairings

Pair Domaine de Marcé Sauvignon Blanc with goat’s milk cheeses for an exceptional experience. Its crisp and fresh profile also complements light salads, seafood dishes, and appetizers, enhancing their flavours and creating a harmonious dining experience.

Extra Information

– Producer: Domaine de Marcé
– Region: Loire
– Country: France
– Grape Variety: Sauvignon Blanc
– Vintage: 2021
– Colour: White
– Alcohol: 12.5%
– Style: Crisp & Fresh

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