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Domaine Saumaize-Michelin, Pouilly-Fuisse, Pentacrine, Burgundy EP 2022 (Case of 12 bottles)
Jancis Robinson

Domaine Saumaize-Michelin, Pouilly-Fuisse, Pentacrine, Burgundy EP 2022 (Case of 12 bottles)

Named after the 5-sided marine fossils found locally, this wine is selected from three parcels across the estate and raised mainly in larger 600l. demi-muids. A beautiful vein of acidity runs through the wine. High toned notes of white peach and... Read More

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ColourWhite

RegionBurgundy

Sub RegionMaconnais

GrowerSaumaize-Michelin

Grape VarietyChardonnay

Vintage2022

ABV %

Bottle75cl

MethodOrganic

CodeSAU722

Style

Dry

Dry > Sweet

Burgundy

The Burgundy Pyramid

Making sense of the complexity of the complexity of Burgundy isn’t easy.

Though Burgundy only comprises 5% of France’s vineyard area, it holds 100 different Appellations, 25% of the entire French total.  There are no less than 5,000 growers, 85% of whom own less than 10 hectares, and four fifths of them make wine.

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Chardonnay

Chardonnay is one of the most-widely planted varieties in the world.

Arguably not the most characterful grape, hence its common ageing in oak, yet at its pinnacle in Burgundy it produces some of the greatest (and certainly most expensive) white wines in the world. Look out for unoaked Chardonnay, it can make a pleasant change, and usually goes down very well with all those people who...

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Jancis Robinson

We get super excited when Jancis Robinson (or one of her team) write about our wine!

Voted the world's most influential wine critic in polls in the US, France and internationally in 2018, Jancis views herself as a wine writer rather than a wine critic.

She writes daily for JancisRobinson.com and weekly for the Financial Times. She is founder-editor of The Oxford Companion...

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Domaine Saumaize-Michelin, Pouilly-Fuisse, Pentacrine, Burgundy EP 2022 (Case of 12 bottles)

Named after the 5-sided marine fossils found locally, this wine is selected from three parcels across the estate and raised mainly in larger 600l. demi-muids. A beautiful vein of acidity runs through the wine. High toned notes of white peach and tangerine last a lifetime on the palate. A winner. Late 2023-2028

"Cedary citrus, stony and vibrant. Great intensity here, precision, tension and persistence. The creamy texture holds the acidity in check 16.5/20, 2025-2030", Julia Harding MW,  www.jancisrobinson.com, 18th January 2024

Please note this wine is not available for immediate delivery. We will contact you when the wine arrives in the UK, most likely in the autumn.

Great choice of good-value wines in the January sales. The website is really easy to use to make up an order. Delivery, as is often the case, was within 24 hours and, as usual, was well-packed.

J Windle

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I've bought a couple of cases recently, and many more in years gone by, and have really enjoyed their selection. They have a good range of interesting wines from some classic and some more…

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Judging by the wines I have had, someone is doing a very good job in selecting the wines to put before the public, and at a very fair price. Delivery from online purchases as also been quick and…

Brian K

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Great company with good service and good prices. Highly recommended.

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One of my favourite independents. Been enjoying these special wines for more than 10 years. Always interesting choices, and always great value in the sales!

David M

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This was yet another quick and painless transaction, as I have come to expect from SV&S.

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