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Domaine Huet Vouvray Le Haut-Lieu Demi-Sec

Domaine Huet
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$39.00
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750 mL
Wine Type
White Dessert Wine
RegionLoire Valley
Alcohol Level
Country
France
SubregionVouvray
Drinking Window
GrapesChenin Blanc
Wine Description:
Domaine Huet Vouvray Le Haut-Lieu Demi-Sec is a highly regarded wine produced by Domaine Huet, a renowned winery located in the Loire Valley of France. The wine is made from Chenin Blanc grapes grown in the Vouvray appellation, which is known for its limestone-rich soils and ideal climate for producing high-quality wines. The vineyard features old vines that are carefully tended to by the winemakers, resulting in a wine that is complex and full of character. The winemaking process involves a combination of traditional and modern techniques, resulting in a wine that is both elegant and expressive. The demi-sec style of the wine means that it is slightly sweet, with a perfect balance of acidity and fruitiness. Overall, Domaine Huet Vouvray Le Haut-Lieu Demi-Sec is a must-try for any wine lover looking for a high-quality, well-crafted wine with a unique and distinctive character.
Pros:
  • Intense aromas of ripe stone fruit, apricot, peach, and honey
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Cons:
  • Could be too sweet for some palates

User Rating:

4.0
Highly Reviewed

Expert Rating:

4.3

Wine Expert Note:

This is a delightful Vouvray demi-sec from the renowned house of Domaine Huet. On the nose, it has notes of ripe yellow apples, honey, and a hint of citrus. On the palate, it is medium-bodied and well balanced, with honeyed fruit flavors, a crisp acidity, and a long, minerally finish. Enjoy this excellent demi-sec with roasted poultry dishes or as an aperitif.
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