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...
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Serge Dagueneau et Filles, Tradition 2011

Serge Dagueneau et Filles, Tradition 2011
Elegant peachy fruit, restraint and minerality, from Kimmeridgian marl. Structured, good backbone; not huge concentration but fresh; an elegant finish. 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Price £13.28 Justerini & Brooks
Drink 2013–2014
Alc 12.9%

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