Sancerre Henri Bourgeois Etienne Henri, 100% Sauvignon Blanc, top Cuvee from famed Bourgeois domaine, old vines, barrel fermented. The oaked Etienne Henri cuvée comes from the older vines on flint clay slopes. Such a method of vinification requires top-quality grapes for a successful marriage of wood and wine. Alcoholic fermentation is exclusively in oak barrels followed by 12 months of maturation on fine lees. Result: a fine wine of great complexity, richness and style with the ability to age for a long time.
|Wine Type||Dry White Wine|
|Wine Style||Full bodied|
|Maturation||12 months in barrels with batonnage|
|Ageing Potential||10 years plus|
|Food Matching||Firm White Fish, Oily Fish, Poultry|