Sancerre alternatives: Expert's Choice

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Pouilly-Fume and Menetou-Salon are almost indistinguishable from Sancerre in youth, says Christelle Guibert; only with time do terroir differences show. See Christelle's top 18 Sancerre alternatives, a selection of UK-available wines tasted blind during a visit to Central Loire in June 2012...
sancerre alternatives, Domaine Christian Millet
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Christian Millet 2011 16 (86)
Very fresh fruit with notes of apple and citrus and a hint of herbaceousness. Quite fleshy on the palate, with plenty of vibrant, ripe whitefruits character and crisp acidity. 16pts/20 (86/100pts)
Price £14.75 Berry Bros & Rudd
Drink 2013
Alc 13%