October 2018 Sauv Blanc Club Shipment

Francois Plouzeau Le Blanc de la Mariee Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Francois Plouzeau Le Blanc de la Mariee Sauvignon Blanc 2016

Touraine, Loire Valley, France

$28.75 / each

Description:

This racy, tangy biodynamically grown Sauvignon Blanc hails from the region of Touraine in France's Loire Valley. This bottling was made from a parcel of vines that husband and wife team Francois and Pascale Plouzeau received as a wedding gift, hence the wine's name, Le Blanc de la Mariee. Look for incredibly intense notes of lemongrass, passion fruit, bergamot and buddha's hand citron here.

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Domaine de la Folie Bourgogne Aligote 2016

Domaine de la Folie Bourgogne Aligote 2016

Burgundy, France

$28.75 / each

Description:

Aligote, Burgundy's hidden gem white variety, is a wonderful grape for Sauvignon Blanc lovers due to its racy acidity and bright, citrusy profile. This tangy, salty, seashell-scented example from Domaine de la Folie is sourced from high elevation limestone vineyards in the appellation of Rully, in Burgundy's Cote Chalonnaise.

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