Loire Valley Sauvignon Blanc

Jean Pabiot

Pouilly-Fumé Sauvignon Blanc 2020

The nose is really superb, between bright notes of fruit (citrus fruits, apricot stones), barrel notes. Lively mouth, beautiful minerality, gunstone, notes of onion, poultry. Balanced, well-built body. Superb finish also, bringing together the tasting bouquet. Nice pleasure!

Le nez est vraiment superbe, entre notes vives de fruits (agrumes, noyaux d’abricot), notes de fût. Bouche vive, belle minéralité, pierre à fusil, des notes d’oignon, volaille. Corp équilibré, bien construit. Finale superbe également, réunissant le bouquet de dégustation. Beau plaisir!
— 9 days ago

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Michael Younkins

Michael Younkins

I really appreciate your beautiful descriptions of each wine. You put a lot of thought into your reviews.

François Crochet

Les Perrois Coteaux du Giennois Sauvignon Blanc 2019

2019 Vintage -light yellow /green hue - light fresh herbs , citrus ( left bank of the Loire across from Sancerre ) -neutral barrels (?) nice body -medium - nice texture — 14 days ago

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Fine looking dinner with the wine. Cheers!🍷
Douglas Braun

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Thanks @Trixie nice prima verde

Alphonse Mellot

Edmond Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc 2011

Last of the three bottles. Quite oxidative notes. Very low minerality and even sweet.
V. Good wine but will definetly not hold it so long next time. Max 5-6 years.
— 6 days ago

Jean François Mérieau

L'arpent des Vaudons Sauvignon Blanc 2020

Pale yellow with aromas of ripe white stone and citrus fruits with dried floral grassy notes, aged on lees for 5 months. On the palate flavors of rich apple and lemon with crisp acidity and pronounced mineral notes. Medium+ finish, ending with creamy citrus, herb and flinty mineral character. Good now and will improve over next several years! — 17 days ago

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Joost de Villebois

Val de Loire Sauvignon Blanc

Maybe it’s the California air but I think it’s fabulous. — 11 days ago

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Paul T- Huntington Beach

Paul T- Huntington Beach

Vacation or relocation?


I wish relocation. I love Carmel. The weather is divine and it’s totally my style.

Domaine Paul Buisse

Touraine Sauvignon Blanc

Richer #touraine #sauvignonblanc - jasmine, dried white flower, hay aromas - delicious on the tongue, pleasing viscous texture from lees aging, honeysuckle, touch of orange marmalade and hints of white pepper on finish. Plenty of acidity framing the whole experience. Intriguing, complex #loirevalley white from Domaine Paul Buisse. Righteous QPR #costco wine. — 14 days ago

Domaine Etienne Daulny

Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc 2020

Late post from earlier in week. I really enjoyed this solid Sancerre. Not wimpy at all. Full bodied and balanced. — 8 hours ago

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Sager & Verdier

Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc 2020

This is a very tasty Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire Valley.

Lighter on the nose and dry on the palate, with medium plus acidity.

Showing limes, citrus, green apples, grapefruits, light earth and white pepper.

Showing nice complexity with a soft mouthfeel. Juicy and entertaining.

Better on the palate and simpler the nose.

Nicely balanced, crisp and refreshing, and good by itself or with food. A good party wine too.

I paired it with fresh oysters.

91 points.

12.5% alcohol by volume.

— 18 days ago

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Dick Schinkel

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Lovely pairing 😋

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Domaine Michaud

Eclat de Silex Vieilles Vignes de Sauvignon Touraine Chenonceaux

Vintage 2018 | Beautiful expressive citrus fruit, fine balance. My brother in law visited the domaine last week, so I am curious for the other wines of this Touraine vintner. | paired with a salad with goatcheese — 6 days ago

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Jean-Jacques Auchère

Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc 2020

A delicious crisp citrusy white, perfect as a cold complement to an easy summer plate of Happy Hour nibbles. — 5 days ago