This is really tangy and bright with mango, peach and lime character. Medium to full body. Solid and creamy on the finish.
91-92 Points, James Suckling
There is only 10% of normal production this year for this wine. Composed of 70% Sauvignon Blanc and 30% Sémillon, the 2017 Blanc is scented of fresh lemons, lime leaves and white peaches with a waft of orange blossoms. The palate is medium-bodied, fine, fresh and zesty with great length and vivacity.
88-90 Points, Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW, Wine Advocate
The 2017 Grand Village Blanc was picked on 2 September in a single day, one of the highest percentages of Sauvignon Blanc in recent years. It has an attractive bouquet with pineapple and yellow stone fruit. The palate is medium-bodied with a fine bead of acidity, quite effervescent with touches of orange rind and a hint of quince...
Bottle 75cl £17.28
Bottle 75cl £21.78
From 2.3 ha of clay-limestone on Jacques and Sylvie Guinaudeau of Ch Lafleur's home farm in Mouillac near Fronsac. 75% Sauvignon Blanc picked from 3 to 6 September, 25% Sémillon picked on 31 August and 4 September. Vines replanted in the early 1990s to which were added plants from Sancerre about 20 years later. About half of the Sauvignon Blanc...more
Bottle 75cl £22.28