de Ladoucette

Comte Lafond Sancerre Sauvignon Blanc

9.0144 ratings
8.915 pro ratings
Sancerre, Central Vineyards, Loire Valley, France
Sauvignon Blanc
Cheddar & Gruyere, Tomato-Based, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Goat & Feta Cheese, Chili & Hot Spicy, White Fish, Salads & Greens, Meaty & Oily Fish, Fruit Desserts, Shellfish
Top Notes For
Aaron Means

Drinks decently still. Tropical and rounded now.

Drinks decently still. Tropical and rounded now.

Nov 5th, 2017
Rebecca Fletcher

Herbaceous, stemmy, grapefruit, lemon, jalepeno. No oak. M+ acid, m body. Minerality, flint, lemon. Long finish.

Herbaceous, stemmy, grapefruit, lemon, jalepeno. No oak. M+ acid, m body. Minerality, flint, lemon. Long finish.

1 person found it helpfulAug 2nd, 2016
Felipe Ferreiro

Sommelier/Wine Director Restaurante Las Rias Bajas

8.7

Magnificat 2016

Magnificat 2016

Jul 9th, 2016
Michael Brughelli

Seems like this needs a little more time

Seems like this needs a little more time

Mar 25th, 2016
Peter Scudamore-Smith MW

Sauvignon in its cool home; holds 3 yrs of age looks good; linear, mineral acidity works; #sancerre #loire #lafond #uncorkedandcultivated #wineandfoodtours

Sauvignon in its cool home; holds 3 yrs of age looks good; linear, mineral acidity works; #sancerre #loire #lafond #uncorkedandcultivated #wineandfoodtours

Dec 11th, 2015
Alvetta Embry

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Jun 22nd, 2015
Mark Eastom

Citrus, pear, sharp minerality, flint and gooseberry on the nose. Bracing acidity, lemon lime fruit, with chalky minerality.

Citrus, pear, sharp minerality, flint and gooseberry on the nose. Bracing acidity, lemon lime fruit, with chalky minerality.

Nov 21st, 2014
Peter Scudamore-Smith MW

Trad label from the de Ladoucette clan; cold climate sauvignon blanc at its best; mean to smell until it breathes some hints of gooseberry and grass; absolutely steely on palate; GR8. #loire #sancerre #2012 #coldclimate AUD 35, 12.5%

Trad label from the de Ladoucette clan; cold climate sauvignon blanc at its best; mean to smell until it breathes some hints of gooseberry and grass; absolutely steely on palate; GR8. #loire #sancerre #2012 #coldclimate AUD 35, 12.5%

Aug 12th, 2014
Denis Roudenko

17/20 (92/100)

17/20 (92/100)

Apr 10th, 2014
Ed Scheetz

Greenwich 2003 Sancerre. Still great. CRR

Greenwich 2003 Sancerre. Still great. CRR

Jan 27th, 2018