Vin de Menetou-Salon - Domaine Franck Millet

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Menetou blanc
Menetou rouge

Sancerre blanc
Cuvée insolite
Sancerre rouge
Sancerre rosé

In the area surrounding Bourges, Menetou Salon includes,10 villages. The vineyard is planted on calcareous sediments. On these hillsides the soils are perfectly adapted for the production of Pinot Noir.

Grape variety : Sauvignon 100 %

Pruning : Single Guyot cut

Plants/hectares : 6500 plants

Soil type : Clay

Vinification : Static settling. Alchoholic fermentation at low temperature for 3 weeks

Alcoholic strength : 12.5% vol

Residual sugar : < 2g/l

Acidity : < 3.5 g/l

Characteristics :

Menetou Salon white wine expresses a pleasant fresh and fruity aroma. It has a nice clear, bright and pale gold color. Menetou-Salon is long and nicely round on the palate.

Cellaring : May be cellar aged up to 3 years

Serving temperature : 12°C (54°F)

Recommendations :
Menetou-Salon White makes an excellent aperitif and wonderful accompaniment for local cheeses (such as Crotting de Chavignol, a goat cheese), crustacean, fish and white meat. Well-matured vintages goes well with foie gras.