Domaine Fournier Sancerre Les Belles Vignes 2019  Front Label
Domaine Fournier Sancerre Les Belles Vignes 2019  Front LabelDomaine Fournier Sancerre Les Belles Vignes 2019  Front Bottle Shot

Domaine Fournier Sancerre Les Belles Vignes 2019

  • JS92
  • D91
750ML / 0% ABV
Other Vintages
  • JS92
  • JS93
  • WS92
  • WS86
All Vintages
Currently Unavailable $31.99
Try the
31 99
31 99
Save $0.00 (0%)
Ships Tomorrow
Limit 0 per customer
Sold in increments of 0
1
Limit Reached
4.1 33 Ratings
MyWine Share
Vintage Alert
Alert me when new vintages are available
Have you tried this? Rate it now
(256 characters remaining)

4.1 33 Ratings
750ML / 0% ABV

Winemaker Notes

Domaine Fournier Sancerre “Les Belles Vignes” has a wonderful aromafull of fruit and minerality with hints of Fleur de Sel, chive and flint.The palate is chiseled yet elegant. Truly a classic Sancerre. A perfect pairing with seafood or any salad.

Critical Acclaim

All Vintages
JS 92
James Suckling

Plenty of green apple, lemon and hints of honey to the mineral undertones. Full-bodied with a creamy texture and a flavorful finish. Drink now.

D 91
Decanter
Full of smoky, flinty mineral character with a zippy, herbaceous mintiness and some pretty rose petal and orange blossom florals.
View More
Domaine Fournier

Domaine Fournier

View all products
Domaine Fournier, France
Domaine Fournier Domaine Fournier Winery Image
Absolutely magnificent Sancerre, Pouilly Fume and Menetou Salon have been produced by several generations of the Fournier dynasty. Their vineyards, set in the beautiful Loire Valley, Sancerre region near the small village of Verdigny, have grown from a mere 2 hectares in 1950 to some 45 hectares today. This despite the slender opportunities for growth in the Sancerre region.

Divided over the appellations of Menetou Salon, Pouilly Fume and Sancerre they have kept fully abreast of improving vinification techniques and their fabulous and diverse wines are well-balanced and of the highest quality.

Always attracting plaudits and winning medals, the family are rightly very proud of their success

Image for Sancerre Wine Loire, France content section

Sancerre Wine

Loire, France

View all products

Marked by its charming hilltop village in the easternmost territory of the Loire, Sancerre is famous for its racy, vivacious, citrus-dominant Sauvignon blanc. Its enormous popularity in 1970s French bistros led to its success as the go-to restaurant white around the globe in the 1980s.

While the region claims a continental climate, noted for short, hot summers and long, cold winters, variations in topography—rolling hills and steep slopes from about 600 to 1,300 feet in elevation—with great soil variations, contribute the variations in character in Sancerre Sauvignon blancs.

In the western part of the appellation, clay and limestone soils with Kimmeridgean marne, especially in Chavignol, produce powerful wines. Moving closer to the actual town of Sancerre, soils are gravel and limestone, producing especially delicate wines. Flint (silex) soils close to the village produce particularly perfumed and age-worthy wines.

About ten percent of the wines claiming the Sancerre appellation name are fresh and light red wines made from Pinot noir and to a lesser extent, rosés. While not typically exported in large amounts, they are well-made and attract a loyal French following.

Image for Sauvignon Blanc content section
View all products

Capable of a vast array of styles, Sauvignon Blanc is a crisp, refreshing variety that equally reflects both terroir and varietal character. Though it can vary depending on where it is grown, a couple of commonalities always exist—namely, zesty acidity and intense aromatics. This variety is of French provenance. Somm Secret—Along with Cabernet Franc, Sauvignon Blanc is a proud parent of Cabernet Sauvignon. That green bell pepper aroma that all three varieties share is no coincidence—it comes from a high concentration of pyrazines (herbaceous aromatic compounds) inherent to each member of the family.

SOU974486_2019 Item# 630860

Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

It's easy to make the switch.
Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

Yes, Update Now
Cheers to You!

New Customers! Save $20 off $100*. Code NEW2021

New Customers! Save $20 off $100*. Code NEW2021

There was an error redeeming your code.

*New customers only. One-time use per customer. Order must be placed by 6/30/2021. The $20 discount is given for a single order with a minimum of $100 excluding shipping and tax. Items with pricing ending in .97 are excluded and will not count toward the minimum required. Discount does not apply to corporate orders, gift certificates, StewardShip membership fees, select Champagne brands, Riedel glassware, fine and rare wine, 187ML splits, Picked by Wine.com subscriptions, and all bottles 3.0 liters or larger. No other promotion codes, coupon codes or corporate discounts may be applied to order. Offer valid subject to state law limitations.

Search for ""

$20 off your first Picked box. Code 20PICK

$20 off your first box. Code 20PICK

There was an error redeeming your code.

*Offer only valid for first-time Picked subscribers. The $20 discount applies to the first 6-bottle shipment of your Picked subscription and excludes tax and shipping. Offer may not be combined with any other promotion or used with any other discounts on Wine.com. Wine.com has the right to end or modify any offer at any time. Additional restrictions may apply, see terms and conditions for more details. Offer subject to state law limitations.

Processing Your Order...