Le Saut Mignon

2017
French wine
Color
White
Grape variety
100% Sauvignon
Capacity
Bottle 75 cl
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Persistent, fruity, floral... A great Sau(M)ignon!

Legislation forbids us to communicate on the grape variety of the Vins de France...

Between 14 and 20 months of maturing, 60 year old vines on clay and sandy soil on turonian soil

The estate is beginning to build a solid reputation on the web, on starred tables and for export. Sylvain Dittière is the son-in-law of Charly Foucault (Clos Rougeard).

Our first visit on 28 July 2015 allowed us to discover the "character", his "cave d'élevage" and all of his red and white wines: purity of the fruit picked at good maturity, silky tannins, energy worthy of great wines and exemplary balance.
We are on a level rarely reached in the Loire region, except at Clos Rougeard...

This is why we immediately referenced it and brought back a few boxes. No doubt that within one or two vintages, everything will be pre-sold before being bottled. Take advantage of this, as the prices are still very reasonable considering the exceptional quality of the nectar!



Our recommendations When and how to serve it?

What a dish with the Le Saut Mignon?

No pairing recommended for meats
Trout
No pairing recommended for vegetables
No pairing recommended for cheeses
No pairing recommended for desserts

Practical information

Apogee: 2019 - 2025

And to finish More Information

SKU 10504
Name of wine Le Saut Mignon
Vintage 2017
Limited production No
Consumption recommendation 2019 - 2025
Capacity Bottle 75 cl
Original packaging 6
Type of packaging Cardboard
Colour White
Type of product Wine
Country France
Region Not reported
Appellation French wine
Domain The Saint John Gate
Dominant style Fruity - Floral
Grape varieties 100% Sauvignon
Dominant grape variety Sauvignon
Grape variety Sauvignon

The Domain The Saint John Gate

The Domaine La Porte Saint-Jean is beginning to build a solid reputation on the web, on starred tables and for export. Sylvain Dittière is the son-in-law of the late Charly Foucault (Clos Rougeard). Our first visit on July 28th 2015 allowed us to discover the "character", a winegrower of a rare dynamism and an extreme requirement. We also discovered his "breeding cave", a superb troglodyte cellar and his red and white wines: purity of the fruit picked at a good maturity, breeding of a formidable precision, draconian sorting, silky tannins, natural energy and exemplary balance, nothing less... We are on a level rarely reached in the Loire region, except at Clos Rougeard... Enjoy it again because the prices remain really reasonable in view of the exceptional quality of the nectar! A talent to be followed very closely... PORTRAIT FROM THE 2017 GUIDE OF THE REVUE DU VIN DE FRANCE "A talented thirty-year-old, Sylvain Dittière has worked for the Gaubys, Thierry Germain, Château Yvonne and Clos Rougeard, where he became involved with the Foucault family. This very serious apprenticeship naturally led him to set up in 2011 in Montreuil Bellay, in an old and very cool cellar, perfect for the long maturation that is his trademark. The original range includes a Sauvignon Blanc on clay and sandy soils, aged for 14 months in barrel, and a Chenin, La Perlée, which has spent 24 months in barrel. The two reds are very well controlled, offering exciting flavours and a remarkable frankness of expression, with a patina of great precision and rigour in their ageing. This estate is making a remarkable entry in our guide this year

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