Saumur Blanc "Les Cormiers" 2013 - Château de Villeneuve

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What a great wine! Les Cormiers was by far our favourite when we blind tasted them and we had a real crush here. This Cuvée of Chenin Blanc is full of flavours, with roundness and minerality, and a long finish that calls for more. It already drinks very well and could easily last for several years if you are brave enough to wait for it - Your Sommelier might not be able to wait that long!
Wine CharacteristicsTasting and cellaring
ProducerChâteau de VilleneuveEyePale gold
Vintage2013Nose Citrus and honey
AppellationSaumurMouthRound and supple, lovely citrus touch on the finish
AreaLoire ValleyDrink fromNow
ColourWhiteDrink before2020
Grapes100% Chenin BlancOpen 30 minutes before
TypeDryDrinking temperature12-14°C
Food pairing
The perfect match for scallops and other fine seafood.
What experts say
Bettane & Desseauve on 2011 vintage: 15.5
La Revue du Vin de France on 2011 vintage: 16
And finally for the wine geeks…
SoilClay-limestone soils
Ageing12 months in oak barrels


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Saumur Blanc "Les Cormiers" 2013 - Château de Villeneuve

Saumur Blanc "Les Cormiers" 2013 - Château de Villeneuve

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