Alain Brumont Gros Manseng Sauvignon 2015

$12.99
$11.69

SKU 02908

750ml

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Made by the same folks who bring us Montus, a top notch Madiran red, this little white reflects the joyous spirit of country life in the south of France. Made of a local indigenous grape named Gros Manseng (50%) accompanied by Sauvignon Blanc (50%) which is well-known in the Loire Valley of northern France, this white is fresh, thirst quenching and zippy with aromas of wild flowers and fruits of springtime. Both green and yellow fruits play upon the palate, in a style reminiscient of a cross between a Gruner Veltliner, a Sauvignon from Touraine and a Verdicchio. We thought this would be amazing with seafood, or poolside, or late in the day on the beach...p.s. this is definitely dry! and great for warm weather days!
Category White Wine
Varietals
Country France
Brand Alain Brumont
Alcohol/vol 12%
  • we85

Wine EnthusiastThis blend of half Gros Manseng and half Sauvignon Blanc is crisp, lightly herbal and with a touch of honeyed pear to give it a ripe taste. It has a refreshing, cool character that's bright and tangy at the end.

Roger Voss, June 1, 2016