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Clos de la Coulee de Serrant, Appellation Savennieres - Coulee de Serrant Controlee, Savennieres, Loire, France, 2009, 15.5% abv
So often, the terms, ‘excellent’, ‘outstanding’ and ‘first class’ are bandied about and used with regard to less-than-stellar wines.
Not this time.
This is from the Clos de la Coulee de Serrant, a vineyard of only 7 ha in Savennieres on the northern bank of the Loire River, originally planted by Cistercian monks in the 1100s. 409 more words