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2017 Domaine Huet Haut Lieu Vouvray Le Mont Demi-Sec

FRANCE / LOIRE VALLEY / VOUVRAY
  • 93 WA
  • 93 WS
  • Variety
    Chenin Blanc
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SKU: 156583-2017-750

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  • Wine Advocate | Rating: 93

    The 2017 Vouvray Le Haut-Lieu Demi-Sec displays an intense yellow color and offers a fascinatingly pure and chalky/smoky bouquet of crushed stones intertwined with sur-lie notes, oat milk and ripe, well-concentrated fruit aromas. After lots of aeration, you get some lactic notes here as well. Round, lush and intense on the palate, this is a full-bodied, juicy, very refined and elegant Vouvray with delicate tannins, good structure and sensual, slightly sweet fruit. The finish reveals great power but also grip, salt, finesse and enormous length. This is a pretty great wine, and it can age for decades, although it already drinks very well. Tasted in March 2019.
    Drink Dates: 2025 - 2045
    Author: Stephan Reinhardt
    Issue: End of May 2019
  • Wine Spectator | Rating: 93

    Plump and lively, with a core of bold ginger, McIntosh apple and almond notes followed by quince and persimmon flavors. Shows buried minerality, but also an ever-so-slightly off-dry wink on the finish, making this especially fun to drink. Drink now through 2032. 1,200 cases made. — JM
    Drink Dates: 2018-2032
    Author: James Molesworth
    Issue: Nov 15, 2018
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  • The Loire River is the longest river in France and the vineyards that lie along its banks comprise the Loire Valley wine region. France's third largest wine region is home to a collection of grapes, soils, and styles with not much in common aside from a cool climate provided by the northerly latitude. The Loire is best known for its classic expressions of both dry and sweet white wines as well as dry, relatively light-bodied reds. 

    Collector Data For This Wine

    • 12 bottles owned
    • 1 collectors