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Domaine Huet Cuvée Constance

Domaine Huet
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750 mL
Wine Type
White Dessert Wine
RegionLoire Valley
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France
SubregionVouvray
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GrapesChenin Blanc
Wine Description:
Domaine Huet Cuvée Constance is a highly sought-after wine that showcases the expertise of its producer. This exceptional wine hails from the renowned appellation of Vouvray in the Loire Valley, France. The vineyard features old vines that are meticulously cared for, resulting in grapes of exceptional quality. The winemaking process involves a meticulous selection of the best grapes, followed by a slow and gentle pressing to extract the purest juice. The wine is then aged in oak barrels, adding complexity and depth to its character. Cuvée Constance is known for its luscious sweetness, balanced by vibrant acidity, and offers a rich and opulent style that is truly captivating.
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  • Intense and complex aromas
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  • Expensive price point
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User Rating:

4.5
Sometimes Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.8

Wine Expert Note:

Cuvée Constance is a highly esteemed wine produced by Domaine Huet, a renowned winery located in the Loire Valley of France. This particular cuvée is named after the founder of the estate, Gaston Huet, and is considered one of their most exceptional offerings. The Domaine Huet Cuvée Constance is made from Chenin Blanc grapes, which are carefully selected and harvested at optimal ripeness. The wine undergoes a meticulous vinification process, including extended aging in oak barrels, to enhance its complexity and depth. On the nose, it exudes an enticing bouquet of honeyed aromas, ripe apricots, and exotic tropical fruits. These aromatics are complemented by subtle floral notes and a touch of minerality, adding to its overall elegance. On the palate, this wine showcases a luscious and velvety texture, with a perfect balance between sweetness and acidity. The flavors are intense and concentrated, with layers of ripe stone fruits, honey, and candied citrus peel. The finish is remarkably long and persistent, leaving a lasting impression of opulence and finesse. Domaine Huet Cuvée Constance is a truly exceptional wine that can be enjoyed on its own as a dessert wine or paired with rich and creamy desserts. Its remarkable complexity and aging potential make it a collector's item, worthy of special occasions and celebrations.
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