Jérôme Billard@Domaine de la Noblaie: June 2011
RSJ's exciting new Chinon listing – one of Chinon's leading young producers
Jérôme takes quality control very seriously!
We have put together a selection of wines ideal for current drinking this Spring [Please feel free to mix cases]
We include for the first time two wines from Chinon made by a very exciting young grower, Jerome Billard, Domaine de la Noblaie in Ligré, on the south bank of the Vienne.
2010 Touraine Sauvignon, Clos Roussely £8.70 £7.95
Lovely fragrant fruity Sauvignon from Vincent Roussely,an outstanding young vigneron, whose wines have been received with great acclaim since we introduced them a couple of years ago.
2010 Muscadet ‘Sur Lie’ Clos des Allées £9.70 £8.95
Pierre Luneau has made a beautifully balanced fruity and mineral flavoured wine from this special vineyard of old vines. At recent tastings, people have been ‘blown away’ by the quality of Pierre ’s wines, completely laying to rest
their preconceived notions about Muscadet!
2009 Anjou Blanc ‘ Petit Princé’ £10.65 £11.25
Superb dry, honeyed and beautifully balanced Chenin.Organically produced by Christophe Daviau at the Domaine de Bablut. It has a wonderful concentration and complexity.
2010 Quincy , Domaine des Ballandors £12.20 £11.25
Award winning Sauvignon from Jean Tatin. This beautifully balanced wine continues to go from strength to strength.
2010 Sancerre ‘Les Pierris’ £12.50 £11.55
This classic Sancerre from the Champault brothers has a lovely blackcurrant nose, elegance and wonderful balance.
Crémant de Loire, Domaine de Nerleux £11.30 £10.40
Regis Neau’s ever popular, delicious dry sparkler is made from 70% Chenin Blanc & 30% Chardonnay and makes a wonderful aperitif!
Crémant de Loire Rosé, Domaine de Nerleux £11.30 £10.40 Lovely pink sparkler from Régis Neau
2010 Touraine Gamay, Clos Roussely £8.70 £7.95
Vincent Roussely’s organically made Gamay has lovely fruit with a good concentration and balance.
2010 Chinon Domaine de la Noblaie £9.75 £8.95
Jerome Billard’s lovely Chinon is packed with ripe fruit. It has a glorious nose of violets and has a lovely elegance and balance.
2010 Saumur Champigny, Domaine de Nerleux £9.75 £8.95
The Neau’s ever popular fruity Champigny is stylish and has a lovely elegance.
2010 St Nicolas de Bourgueil ‘Les Rouillères £11.20 £10.35
Frédéric Mabileau’s delicious St Nicolas has had a great following for a number of years. Ripe, beautifully balanced and with a lovely concentration, this wine is made organically.
2010 Sancerre Rouge ‘Les Pierris’ £12.95 £11.95
Made from 100% Pinot Noir, this is an elegant attractive and stylish wine from the Champault brothers.
2011 Chinon Rosé, Domaine de la Noblaie £9.25 £8.55
Delicious dry rose from exciting new discovery,Jérome Billard. It is packed with ripe fruit and has a lovely concentration.
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