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Pinot Noir 'Pure Vallée' Vin de France, Famille Bougrier 2021
‘Plump fruit, savoury edge and really good length’ made this Loire pinot a no-brainer in one ofthe most impressive sessions of the 2023 Wine Champions campaign. Serve cellar-cool to savour its charm.
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- Red Wine
- Light to medium-bodied
- Pinot Noir
- Drinking now
- 13% Alcohol
- no oak influence
- Cork, plastic
Maison Bougrier is a successful family-owned négociant company in the Loire founded in 1885 now run by the fifth generation of Bougriers. The company has significant domaine and winery holdings in three major areas: Touraine, Anjou and Muscadet giving it full control over vineyards, grapes and production in a number of sites.
The Touraine area produces whites from both chenin blanc and sauvignon blanc grape varieties. Bougrier’s premium white from Touraine is made from 100% sauvignon blanc grapes and was originally labelled for us as The Society’s Touraine Sauvignon, now sold under the Les Hauts Lieux label.
Domaine Guénault is one of the family’s own properties and situated on steep slopes overlooking the Cher river, which gives the grapes excellent sun exposure. The sauvignon here is grassy and scented and a popular choice as an aperitif.
The Sunday Times
A light, silky and savoury pinot noir, with moreish hints of red fruit including cherry. Ideal for a party and excellent value.