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2010 Domaine de la Pepiere Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine Sur Lie Clos des Briords, Loire, France

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Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $18   From: $17   To: $20

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Grape Variety: Melon de Bourgogne

Melon de Bourgogne (known simply as Melon in the United States) is the white grape synonymous with the Muscadet appellation in the western Loire Valley. The variety has naturally high acidity, but can struggle to achieve good concentration of flavors. The best wines show apple and citrus flavors, with mineral characteristics. A saltiness can sometimes identified, suggestive of the region’s maritime history.

Muscadet, the most famous varietal ... more

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  • Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine Sur Lie wine region

    Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine Sur Lie wines are those produced under the Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine appellation of the western Loire Valley in France. They are produced from Melon de Bourgogne grapes, grown specifically in vineyards around the rivers Sevre and Maine (after which the appellation is named), just to the south-east of Nantes.

    Melon de Bourgogne is not a particularly flavorful grape variety, so without care in the vineyard and attentive winemaking Muscadet wines can risk being rather bland and featureless. This is emphasized by the fact that the western Loire has one of th ... more

  • Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine wine region

    Muscadet Sevre-et-Maine is the best known of the Muscadet appellations of the Loire Valley's Pays Nantais district, on the central western coast of France. The title covers exclusively white wines from vineyards around the Sevre an ... more

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