December 2016 Sauv Blanc Club Shipment

Bruna Grimaldi Langhe Arneis 2015

Bruna Grimaldi Langhe Arneis 2015

Langhe, Piemonte, Italy

$27.99 / each

Description:

Arneis is a white variety indigenous to Piemonte in northern Italy and this fantastic, meyer lemon-scented example is made by female winemaker Bruna Grimaldi, who comes from a family of Barolo producers. Clean and soft, with a very pronounced mineral backbone, this is a textbook example of super fresh, super vibrant Arneis.

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Jean-Max Roger Sancerre Cuvee Les Caillottes 2014

Jean-Max Roger Sancerre Cuvee Les Caillottes 2014

Sancerre, Loire Valley, France

$27.99 / each

Description:

This beautifully concentrated Sancerre bottling is named after "les caillottes," the stones found in the Jurassic-origin clay and limestone soils where this wine was grown. Vivid notes of snap peas, lime, green apple and gooseberry round out this super elegant example of Loire Valley Sauvignon Blanc. This was made by the Roger family, whose history in Sancerre dates back to the 17th century.

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