Lucien Crochet La Croix du Roy Sancerre Rouge 2015

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A blend of several plots of our Estate. Plots of Oxfordian limestones, locally known as
“Caillottes” and Kimmeridgian marls


100% Pinot Noir
Planting density from 6,800 to 8,500 vines/hectare

Vinification
Harvest hand-picked and completely destemmed

Ageing 70% in barrels and 30% stainless steel tanks for 11 months

Tasting notes
Visual: ruby red, brilliant
Nose: intense aroma of Pinot, notes of leather and roasting
Palate: crunchy grape, cherry fruitstone, a bit of faded rose, beautiful texture, the oak is just a support to give complexity, the tannins are silky, mineral on the finish reminding the terroir
You can keep this wine for 6 to 8 years
Serving temperature: 13 to 14°
Perfect match with white meat, veal or poultry, duckling and parmentier of duck

 

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