Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu François Cotat 2016 - Lot of 3 Bottles

Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu François Cotat 2016

  • Citrus
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color: White
  • 13 %
  • 2.25L
  • Intensity
  • Crisp

Les Culs de Beaujeu is produced in one of the best terroirs in the Sancerre appellation and has a superb cellaring potential. More info

  • Quantity: 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 into-neck
  • Label: 3 good appearance, 3 wax capsule
  • Country/Region: Loire
  • Appellation/Wine: Sancerre
  • Producer/Owner: François Cotat
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Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu François Cotat serve at a temperature of 13°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Haddock poché au lait, Choucroute, Darnes de saumon farcies.

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Sancerre Les Culs de Beaujeu François Cotat

    Cuvée presentation

    Cuvée Cul de Beaujeu is a grand terroir of Sancerre, a cru on Kimméridgian marl. When tasting, it stands out for its smoky and mineral aromas and exotic fruit. Full and round, on the palate the mineral and exotic fruit flavours abound. Highly elegant, it has good ageing potential.

    Information about domain François Cotat

    François Cotat has been working at the family estate since 1979 with his father, eventually succeeding him in 1998. This small, family-run estate in Chavignol (a village famous for its goat's cheese) owns plots located in Monts Damnés, Grande Côte and Culs de Beaujeu (where the hills can reach an angle of 45%!). Late harvests of over-ripe grapes give unctuous wines that generally contain a little residual sugar. These wines can easily be left for decades, and contribute to the continuing legend of the great wines of Sancerre. This area produces great Sancerre wines with impressive ageing potential. All the estate's wines are sold in advance every year, earning François Cotat his membership of the tightly-knit circle of Sancerre's "Popes" who never have any wine left over to sell, as all bottles are pre-booked.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 3 Bottles
    • Level: 3 into-neck
    • Label: 3 good appearance, 3 wax capsule
    • Origin: Trade
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Loire
    • Appellation/Wine: Sancerre
    • Producer/Owner: François Cotat
    • Vintage: 2016
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 13°
    • Viticulture: Environment friendly
    • Size (in ha): .9
    • Intensity: Crisp
    • Dominant aroma: Citrus
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% sauvignon

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