Sancerre Rouge Classique 2014 - Domaine Hubert Brochard

Partly aged in oak barrels, this red Sancerre is a round and fresh Pinot Noir, which clearly does not suffer the comparison from a classic Pinot Noir from Burgundy. It does have a fine structure with subtle tannins and slight oaky notes. Surprisingly complex for a red Sancerre, it is really worth a try.

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 Partly aged in oak barrels, this red Sancerre is a round and fresh Pinot Noir, which clearly does not suffer the comparison from a classic Pinot Noir from Burgundy. It does have a fine structure with subtle tannins and slight oaky notes. Surprisingly complex for a red Sancerre, it is really worth a try. 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Domaine Hubert Brochard
Vintage: 2014
Appellation: Sancerre
Region: Loire Valley
Type: Dry Red wine
 
Grape: 100% Pinot Noir
 
 
Drink from now to 2018
Open and Drink at 14-16°C
 
Food pairing: Red meat grilled on a barbecue, cheese
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Limestone, flint and clay
Age of vines: 30 years old
Exposition: South, South-East
Harvest: Manual
Maturing: Oak barrels
Alcohol: 13%
 
What experts say  
  
Commended in Le Guide Hachette des Vins 2017
  

 

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