Domaine Henri BourgeoisSancerre Blanc Cuvee d'Antan 2020Product code: 15460
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Domaine Henri Bourgeois Sancerre Blanc Cuvee d'Antan wine is an exemplary French white wine from the Loire Valley. Produced from Sauvignon Blanc grapes grown in limestone soil, this wine offers a brilliant fusion of terroir and tradition. Boasting an intense aromatic profile brimming with crisp citrus, ripe peach and distinct mineral notes, it delivers a sophisticated palate experience. A careful ageing process gives this wine a refined elegance while maintaining the freshness and vitality characteristic of Sancerre wines. Considered the flagship wine of Domaine Henri Bourgeois, it makes for an exceptional companion to seafood and cream-based dishes.
About the Winery
Domaine Henri Bourgeois is an iconic winery nestled in the heart of the verdant Sancerre region of France. With over 10 generations of wine-growing experience, this family-owned winery has established a reputable name for itself in the world of wines. Its deep-rooted history, strident commitment to quality and sustainability, and an undying passion for winemaking are the essence of the Bourgeois legacy.
Perched on the appellations of Sancerre and Pouilly-Fumé, the winery boasts nearly 72 hectares of vineyards. These vineyards are split into a mosaic of plots, each with a distinctive microclimate and geological characteristics. This diversity of terroirs allows Domaine Henri Bourgeois to produce a fascinating portfolio of wines, each capturing the quintessential spirit of its origin.
Domaine Henri Bourgeois is particularly commended for its Sauvignon Blancs, which are a tapestry of intricate flavors and aromas. These wines are true reflections of the Sancerre region: expressive, aromatic, and beautifully balanced. Additionally, the winery also presents a stunning variety of Pinot Noirs and other extraordinary expressions of the unique Loire Valley terroir.
Honouring tradition yet embracing innovation, the winery utilises biodynamic practices, organic farming, and modern technology to cultivate its vineyards. This holistic approach to viticulture and winemaking ensures the preservation of vineyard lands and the production of high-quality, expressive wines.
However Domaine Henri Bourgeois is not only about winemaking. It's about sharing the love for wine and the respect for the terroir. It offers visitors thrilling wine tasting experiences accompanied by informative tours around the winery and vibrant vineyards.
In conclusion, Domaine Henri Bourgeois is a remarkable testament to the French winemaking tradition and a sanctuary for wine enthusiasts around the globe. Truly, a realm where art meets nature and intellect intersects with passion, to create some of the best wines the Loire Valley has to offer.