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François Cotat Sancerre Les Monts Damnés 2018

François Cotat's Sancerre ‘Les Monts Damnés’ vineyard is perched on a steep hillside, facing south, with thin topsoils. These “damned mountains” provide the most chiseled, vibrant and deeply profound of Cotat’s Sancerres'. Racked and bottled according to the lunar calendar the wine is bottled by hand, unfined and unfiltered. On the nose Monts Damnés offers real refinement, purity and intensity, with some floral top notes. The palate is initially rich, with a real feeling of density and viscosity, but then the classic Monts Damnés minerality kicks in; the wine is fine, elegant and chalky with an intense freshness that leaves a clean and energetic finish. Drink 2020-2026.

 

Wine File
Producer:
François Cotat
Country:
France
Region:
Loire
Sub Region:
Central Vineyards
Style:
White Wine
Primary Grape(s):
Sauvignon Blanc
Bottle Size:
75cl
Alcohol:
13.5%
Closure:
Natural Cork
Vegan:
Yes
Biodynamic:
Yes
Contains Sulphites:
Yes
Units Per Bottle:
10.13
£33.95
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