2016 Vouvray Le Mont Demi-Sec

Domaine Huet, Loire, France

Drinking 2017

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Bottle 75cl

Single bottle£35.60

Case of 6 £213.60

Tasting Notes

A striking, crystalline nose evolves from floral, to spice to orange peel and then white pepper. 2016 really seems to be a demi-sec vintage in particular, as this Le Mont demonstrates.  Whilst there is sweetness, the wine is exceptionally pure and light on its feet. An exquisite juxtaposition between white orchard fruit and a minerally citrus frame; the fine vinous texture has real depth and substance lifted breathlessly by honeyed citrus flesh.

Reviews & Scores

RS 20 g/l. Relatively closed in comparison with the other Huet Demi-Secs. Waxy texture, but not at all overweight. Oily character on the finish and supreme concentration on the length. 13%.


Drink 2018-2028


17.5/20 Richard Hemming MW

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Loire, France

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