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3.9
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3.8

Domaine Fouassier Sancerre

Domaine Fouassier
2015
2021
$23.43
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750 mL
Wine Type
White Wine
RegionLoire Valley
Alcohol Level
Country
France
SubregionSancerre
Drinking Window
GrapesSauvignon Blanc
Wine Description:
Domaine Fouassier Sancerre is a white wine from the Sancerre appellation in the Loire Valley, France. Produced by Domaine Fouassier, this wine showcases the unique terroir of the region. The vineyards are characterized by their limestone and clay soils, which impart a distinct minerality to the wine. The winemaking process involves careful selection of grapes and gentle pressing to preserve the delicate flavors. The resulting wine is known for its crisp acidity, vibrant citrus notes, and subtle herbal undertones. Domaine Fouassier Sancerre is a classic expression of the Sancerre style, offering elegance and finesse to wine enthusiasts.
Pros:
  • Aromatic style with perfumed notes of gooseberry and elderflower
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Cons:
  • This wine is not as expressive as Sauvignon Blancs from New Zealand
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User Rating:

3.9
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

3.8

Wine Expert Note:

On the nose, Domaine Fouassier Sancerre offers vibrant aromas of citrus fruits, such as lemon and grapefruit, along with hints of green apple and fresh herbs. The palate of this Sancerre is crisp and refreshing, with a lively acidity that brings a zesty character to the wine. The citrus flavors continue on the palate, accompanied by flavors of ripe pear and a touch of minerality. The wine has a medium body and a long, lingering finish. Domaine Fouassier Sancerre is a versatile wine that pairs well with a variety of dishes. It is an excellent match for seafood, particularly oysters, as well as salads, goat cheese, and light poultry dishes. The wine's acidity and freshness make it a perfect choice for warm weather or as an aperitif.
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