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Sancerre, Dom. Buissonnes

Sancerre, Dom. Buissonnes - 2018

Item # 20688 750mL
$21.96/ Single Bottle
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$263.52 $237.17/ Case of 12
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This white wine is from a family-run estate located in the village of Sury en Vaux. The wine rested on the lees until the April after the vintage. This vital process adds complexities that cannot be duplicated by other means. A great style of smoky Sancerre that's mineral-driven, floral, and bone-dry on the finish, making it a marvelous match to fresh oysters.


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