Chåteau De Fontaine Audon Sancerre 2011

Sauvignon Blanc Sauvignon Blanc
Loire, France

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This bottling from Langlois-Chateau is from a flinty-soiled 15 ha vineyard in St. Gemme in the north of the appellation. It’s a very elegant, smart sauvignon with a fresh, even nose of gooseberry/rhubarb jam, nettle and grapefruit. It’s mid-weight, intense yet stylish and very even handed, with great purity and focus. Score: 92 (David Lawrason, winealign.com, July 2012)
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February 02, 2013

Critic Reviews (2)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Here's a ripe, racy, flavourful example of Sancerre, which balances the chalky mineral side of the appellation, with...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Sourced from a 15-ha site in St-Gemme, the 2011 Château de Fontaine-Audon delivers great vibrancy and finesse. Very...

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Community Reviews (1)

Jason Chenier
Jason Chenier

October 2013.

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