Sancerre Blanc

Henri Bailly

Henri Bailly - Sancerre Blanc
Type

White Wine

Appellation

Sancerre

Variety

Sauvignon Blanc

This classic, aromatic Sancerre comes from the domaines own six hectares of vines scattered around the three types of typical soils in the area. This makes for a complex, harmonious blend.

Viticulture
Vineyard name

Vineyards in Bué, Chavignol, Saint Satur, Vinon, and Vogues

Soil type

Predominantly Clay Limestone "Terre Blanche", with Limestone "Caillotes", and Flint "Silex"

Vines planted in1980s
Vineyard size6 ha
AltitudeSloping hills with steep slopes up to 50%
Vinification

In stainless steel tanks. Horizontal pressing with a pneumatic press. Reception of the musts in the vats by gravity. Settling, 24/36 hours before the fermentation. Only the alcoholic fermentation is done in order to preserve the aromas.

Elevagestainless steel tanks
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Fining/FilteringClarification and light filtration before bottling.
Additional info
Total production average54,000 bottles
UPC Code Bottle46139083804
Downloads
By continuing to browse this site, you agree to the use of cookies for audience measurement purposes.