Henri Bailly Sancerre Rouge is a beautiful light bodied Loire Valley Pinot Noir. Aged in stainless steel tanks (not in barrels), it's not trying to be Burgundy, and is delicious because it stays true to the elegant, refreshing Pinot Noirs that have existed in the region for centuries.
Vineyards in Bué, Chavignol, Saint Satur, Vinon, and Vogues
Predominantly Clay Limestone "Terre Blanche", with Limestone "Caillotes", and Flint "Silex"
Vines planted in1980s
Vineyard size2 ha Pinot Noir
AltitudeSloping hills with steep slopes up to 50%
100% destemmed, fermentation in stainless steel tanks
Elevagestainless steel tanks
Harvest typeHand Harvested
Total production average13,000 bottles
UPC Code Bottle46139083828