Vincent Roussely (Touraine)
The following wines are a special selection from the extensive RSJ Wine list and are offered at a discounted rate until the end of the year. We have already put together a number of ‘mixed cases’ but please feel free to mix your own cases if you prefer.
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A box for Christmas Day £ 57.00
1 bottle Crémant de Loire Brut, Domaine de Nerleux
Delicious dry sparkling wine made in the traditional method from Chenin Blanc and Chardonnay.
2 bottles 2010 Touraine Sauvignon, Domaine du Clos Roussely
Stunning Sauvignon from a wonderful recent discovery, Vincent Roussely.
2 bottles 2009 Anjou Rouge, Domaine Ogereau
Lovely ripe and fruity with an excellent balance and flavour.
1 bottle Taylors First Estate Port
Ripe well structured port from this famous house.
The Prestige case [6 bottles] £90.00
[A stunning collection of our Vignerons top wines]
1 bottle 2003 Le L’d’Or Muscadet, Vieilles Vignes
1 bottle 2009 ‘Petit Princé’ Chenin Blanc
1 bottle 2009 St Nicolas de Bourgueil ‘Eclipse’
1 bottle 2008 ‘Evanescence’ Anjou Villages
1 bottle 2009 ‘La Croix de Mission’ Anjou Villages
1 bottle 2009 Coteaux du Layon ‘Les Rouannières’ [50cl]
12 Bottles for the Festive Season £ 137.00
2 bottles 2010 Sancerre ‘Les Pierris’
2 bottles 2010 Chateau de la Roulerie, Chenin Sec
1 bottle 2008 Anjou Villages
2 bottles 2009 Chinon, Domaine de la Perrière
2 bottles 2010 St Nicolas de Bourgueil ‘ Les Rouillères’
1 bottle Crémant de Loire Brut
Domaine de Nerleux
1 bottle 2007 Coteaux du Layon ‘Clos de la Soucherie’
1 bottle Taylors LBV 2004 Port
Champagne & Sparkling Wine
Crémant de Loire Brut, Domaine de Nerleux 11.30 (Normal) £10.40 (Discount)
Crémant de Loire Rosé, Domaine de Nerleux 11.30 £10.40
Vouvray Brut, Domaine Champalou £13.45 £12.15
Champagne J.P.Robert Brut £21.50 £19.50
2010 Saumur Rouge, Domaine des Hauts de Sanziers £8.70 (Normal) £7.95 (Discount)
A ripe and fruity Cabernet Franc from Dominique Tessier – this wine has an elegance and nice balance
2010 Touraine Gamay, Domaine du Clos Roussely £8.70 £7.95
Delicious fruity Gamay from low yields grown organically by this exciting young vigneron.
2009 Anjou Rouge, Domaine Ogereau £9.25 £8.55
Easy drinking, fruity and with a nice concentration, Vincent Ogereau’s latest vintage is fantastic value.
2009 Chinon, Domaine de la Perrière £9.95 £9.20
Christophe Baudry’s lovely 2009 is packed with ripe fruit – it has a glorious nose of violets and a lovely balance.
2010 ‘Les Rouillères’ St Nicolas de Bourgueil £11.20 £10.35
Frederic Mabileau’s delicious 2009 is rich ripe and elegant with an excellent balance.
2010 Saumur Champigny Dom. des Roches Neuves £11.75 £10.85
The highly regarded Thierry Germain has made a delicious Champigny this year, full of ripe fruit and charm.
2009 Anjou Villages ‘Breton’ Domaine des Rochelles £11.95 £11.05
Jean-Yves Lebreton’s excellent 2009 is packed with wonderful fruit and is superbly balanced.
2009 Sancerre Rouge ‘Les Pierris’ £12.95 £11.95
Delicious Pinot Noir from the Champault brothers with good balance and drinking really well.
2010 Bourgueil ‘Racines’ £13.75 £12.75
Frédéric Mabileau is recognised by his peers as one of the finest vignerons in the Loire valley and his 2010 Bourgueil, made from old vines, has lovely ripe fruit and a very good length and concentration enhanced by careful ageing in oak.
2008 ‘Evanescence’ Anjou Villages £15.70 £14.50
Yves Guegniard has produced a wonderful wine made from Cabernet Franc – it has a lovely concentration and length.
The following selection of sweet wines go extremely well with blue cheese, Foie Gras and various fruit desserts – why not treat yourself to a bottle or two this Christmas?
2009/10 Coteaux du Layon, Domaine Ogereau £13.25 (normal) £12.25 (discount)
2007 Coteaux du Layon, ‘Soucherie’ Claude Papin [50cl] £15.75 £17.05
2009 Coteaux du Layon ‘Les Rouannières’ Claude Papin [50cl] £18.25 £16.85
2006 Quarts de Chaume, Château Pierre Bise [50cl] £22.95 £21.25
2010 Saumur Blanc, Domaine des Hauts de Sanziers £8.70 (Normal) £7.95 (discount)
Dominique Tessier’s lovely ripe Chenin Blanc has a good length and is most appealing.
2010 Touraine Sauvignon, Vincent Roussely £8.70 £7.95
Organically grown from low yields, this lovely ripe Sauvignon has much more concentration than most from this appellation.
2010 Sauvignon, Domaine de Bablut £8.95 £8.25
Christophe Daviau’s delicious organically produced Sauvignon is ripe, elegant and has a lovely balance.
2009 Muscadet Vieilles Vignes, ‘Le Clos des Allées’ £9.75 £8.95
Pierre Luneau’s stunning Muscadets go from strength to strength and this wine from a special site has real ripeness and excellent balance.
2009 Petit Princé Chenin Blanc Dom. de Bablut, 11.95 £11.05
Christophe Daviau’s lovely Chenin Blanc is made organically and is bottled on the lees. It has a wonderful concentration and complexity.
2010 Château de la Roulerie, Chenin Sec £12.10 £11.15
Now in the hands of the dynamic Philippe Germain, this famous old Anjou property has gone through a transformation. This superbly balanced ripe fruity wine goes well with lightly spiced and oriental food as well as traditional fish and white meat dishes.
2009 Vouvray Sec, Domaine Champalou £12.10 £11.15
Didier Champalou’s delicious Vouvray has lovely ripe fruit and great length. It is for wines like this that he is regarded by many as the leading vigneron in this appellation.
2010 Quincy, Domaine des Ballandors £12.15 £11.25
Jean Tatin’s delicious dry zesty and beautifully balanced Sauvignon is now drinking superbly.
2010 Sancerre ‘Les Pierris’ Domaine Champault £12.75 £11.85
This classic Sancerre from the Champault brothers has a lovely blackcurrant nose, ripe Sauvignon flavours and is beautifully balanced.
2010 Pouilly Fumé, Domaine Treuillet £12.95 £11.95
Superbly balanced Pouilly from exciting new discovery, Sébastien Treuillet – delicious!