Domaine des Grandes Perrières Sury-en-Vaux

Region
France - Loire
Winemaker
Jerome Gueneau
Size
16 hectare
Established
1993
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Domaine des Grandes Perrières is located 5 km north of Sancerre in the municipality of Sury-en-Vaux. This operation was created in 1993 and covers four communes: Sury-en-Vaux, Chavignol, Sainte Gemme in Sancerre and Menetou-Ratel.

This operation created in 1993 started with 1.25 ha of vines. In 1996, Jerome GUENEAU built his winery. In 1997 he took over a farm of 3 hectares. In 2001, he expanded the basement and built a storage and conditioning. Year after year, the surface of vines gradually increases to propose flint old vines or traditional method wines. In 2007, the vineyard covers 4 towns and reached 14 ha. In 2008, it is the acquisition of 3ha of land in Coteaux du Giennois.

The farm now has 17ha of vines. The production is marketed at 70% for export. The remaining 30% is shared between restaurants, wine merchants and individuals.

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Gueneau Sancerre, , Domaine des Grandes Perrières

Gueneau Sancerre

Origin: Sury-en-Vaux, Loire, France

This operation created in 1993 started with 1.25 ha of vines. In 1996, Jerome GUENEAU built his winery. In 1997 he took over a farm of 3 hectares. In 2001, he expanded the basement and built a storage and conditioning. Year after year, the surface of vines gradually increases.

Grape Variety

Sauvignon Blanc 100%

Alcohol by Volume

ABV 12.5%

Winemaker's Notes

A wine for those of us that love that chalky, limestone flavour that Sancerre is known for, It is bright and lively and was made to be eaten with shellfish.

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