This modern, crisp white has bright citrus characters and vibrant apple fruit flavours and a zesty twang thanks to the Sauvignon Blanc. The palate is clean and fresh.Good on its own or with salads and seafood. Suitable for VegetariansSuitable for Vegans
A bright golden yellow, with intense nose of orange blossoms combined with hints of orange marmalade and hazelnuts.Ideal pairing with chocolate truffles, blue cheeses such as Italian Gorgonzola or French bleu d'Auvergne.
A fresh white with delicate notes of elderflower. The palate is ripe and juicy and filled with lovely jasmine, elderflower and ripe grapefruit flavours followed by hints of nettle and freshly cut grass. The wine is fermented in stainless steel to retain the fresh fruit flavours.An excellent alternative to Sauvignon Blanc. Try with all white fish and hard cheese such as cheddar. Scallops with pea puree, steamed sea bass with lemongrass, Pad Thai, salt and pepper squid. Also mille feuille and sweet pastry dishes.Suitable for Vegans.Suitable for Vegetarians.
Grapes are hand and
machine harvested from 30 year old Sauvignon Blanc vines within a 22 hectarevineyard on the hill
of St Andelain on a mix of Silex and Kimmerigian clay. The estate undertakes
disease and pest
control measures by maintaining natural balance ("lutte raisonnée")
and works the soil
in a traditional way.
Individual parcels are vinified separately. The grapes are gently pressed
to fermentation in stainless steel tanks, the must is naturally clarified by
some of the grapes are macerated on the skins for a short period to maximise
wild or selected yeasts are used, depending on conditions - indigenous yeasts
believed to add more
character. The fermentation is cool and slow over 3 weeks and the wine remains
on the fine lees. The gravity fed cellar
is on two levels and all temperature controlled.
Linty and herbal,
this is a concentrated wine yet with real elegance, complexity and power.
Best served chilled
with shellfish, grilled white fish or chicken and soft cheeses or on its own as
Suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans
Greenish-yellow in colour with intense aromas of citrus and tropical fruits with a floral touch that make this an elegant and delicate wine. The palate is fresh and fruity with well-balanced acidity.This Sauvignon Blanc is perfect as an aperitif and with fish, shellfish, and pastas.Suitable for vegansSuitable for vegetarians
Bright and crisp Sauvignon with aromas of citrus
and freshly-cut grass, medium weight and excellent for the Touraine
appellation. Vincent Leclair runs this family estate.Suitable for vegansSuitable for vegetarians