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Haut-DambertBordeaux Blanc Entre-deux-Mers
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
60% Sauvignon Blanc, 25% Sauvignon Gris, 15% Muscadelle. From a unique terroir in the Entre-Deux-Mers: elevated hillside vineyards with a slightly cooler climate and well-draining soil. Vinified in stainless steel and aged on the fine lees for 3 months. The use of both Sauvignon Blanc and Gris, as...
Sustainable
DB1289-18
Haut-DambertBordeaux Blanc Entre-deux-Mers
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
60% Sauvignon Blanc, 25% Sauvignon Gris, 15% Muscadelle. From a unique terroir in the Entre-Deux-Mers: elevated hillside vineyards with a slightly cooler climate and well-draining soil. Vinified in stainless steel and aged on the fine lees for 3 months. The use of both Sauvignon Blanc and Gris, as...
Sustainable
DB1289-20
CazinCheverny Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
80% Sauvignon Blanc/20% Chardonnay. Though Cazin's quiet rock-stardom stems from his Cour-Cheverny wines from the more obscure Romorantin grape, it was his Cheverny Blanc--by law a Sauvignon/Chardonnay blend-- which led importer Joe Dressner to François's wines in the first place at a Loire wine...
Sustainable
DB0003-19
CoustautGraves Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
45% Sauvignon Blanc, 45% Sémillon and 10% Muscadelle. The vines are 30-40 years old on average. Each variety is vinified separately in stainless steel vats at low and controlled temperatures to preserve all the grapes’ potential. Unfined and unfiltered.
Sustainable
DB1349-19
CoustautGraves Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Bordeaux, France
70% Sauvignon Blanc, 28% Sémillon and 2% Muscadelle. 2017 was a challenging year in Bordeaux because of frost and hail and at Coustaut, they had 85% less fruit than normal. Fortunately, the quality on what remained on the vines came out very well. The vines are 30-40 years old on average. Each...
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DB1349-17
LauverjatMenetou-Salon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Menetou-Salon's stoney soil gives a lot of minerality to the wine. Vines average 26-30 years-old. Fermented and aged in stainless steel. 2015 was the first vintage produced. Average production is 5,000 bottles per year.       
Sustainable
DB1298-19
LauverjatMenetou-Salon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Menetou-Salon's stoney soil gives a lot of minerality to the wine. Vines average 26-30 years-old. Fermented and aged in stainless steel. 2015 was the first vintage produced. Average production is 5,000 bottles per year.       
91 VFTCSustainable
DB1298-20
La Tour Saint MartinMenetou-Salon Morogues
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
• With its classic terres blanches soils, Morogues is one of the village-based crus of Menetou Salon and where Bertrand Minchin grows the majority of his Sauvignon Blanc. This cuvée is fermented and aged in tank to showcase the crystalline, precise but ripe fruit character of this village’s terroir...
Sustainable
DB3432-18
LauverjatPouilly-Fumé
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Located just across the Loire River from Sancerre, the soil here has river deposits and the Portlandian limestone joins the Kimmeridgian limestone. You find more red flint in Pouilly compared to the gray flint you find in Sancerre. The flint is known to add smokey notes to the wine - fumé!
90VFTMSustainable
DB9836-19
Domaine GirardSancerre "La Garenne"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. "La Garenne" was named for the original 2.5-hectare plot from which it came. Today, the name remains while the fruit may come from across the fifth-generation Girards' 14 hectares of vines, which are spread over slopes in five communes including Verdigny and Saint Satur and...

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LauverjatSancerre "Perle Blanche" Vieilles Vignes
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From 55-year-old vines. Aged in stainless steel for 10 months. Richer and with a greater intensity than the Sancerre Blanc.
92 VFTCSustainable
DB1297-20
LauverjatSancerre "Perle Blanche" Vieilles Vignes
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From 55-year-old vines. Aged in stainless steel for 10 months. Richer and with a greater intensity than the Sancerre Blanc.
92VFTCSustainable
DB1297-19
LauverjatSancerre Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Our top-selling Sancerre: unbeatable quality for the price. From thirty year-old vines grown in a clay-limestone soil predominantly in Sury-en-Vaux. Fermented and aged in stainless steel, spending a total of three months on the lees.    Also available in 12/375ml and 6/1.5L!      
Sustainable
DB6591-20
Fiou, Domaine GerardSancerre Blanc "Le Grand Roc"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
This cuvée comes from 62-year-old Sauvignon Blanc vines with a south-southwest exposure, on a soil composed of silica and clay soil.  Part of the wine is vinified in cement and “inox” tanks, and another part in new oak barrels; the wine is aged for 10 months on the fine lees, with bâtonnage.
92 W&S, 91VFTCSustainable
DB7311-16
Fiou, Domaine GerardSancerre Blanc "Le Grand Roc"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
This cuvée comes from 62-year-old Sauvignon Blanc vines with a south-southwest exposure, on a soil composed of silica and clay soil.  Part of the wine is vinified in cement and “inox” tanks, and another part in new oak barrels; the wine is aged for 10 months on the fine lees, with bâtonnage.
Sustainable
DB7311-17
Fiou, Domaine GerardSancerre Blanc "Silex"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From 63-year-old Sauvignon Blanc vines planted on the famous flinted hills of Saint-Satur, on the eastern side of the Sancerre appellation. Vinified in temperature-regulated stainless steel tanks and aged for more than 6 months on the fine lees, with bâtonnage.
92 VFTCSustainable
DB7310-19
Martin, YvesSancerre Chavignol
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Natural fermentations with spontaneous yeasts in stainless steel tanks. Aged on the fine lees.
92+VFTCSustainable
DB6952-19
Martin, YvesSancerre Chavignol
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Natural fermentations with spontaneous yeasts in stainless steel tanks. Aged on the fine lees.
92+VFTCSustainable
DB6952-20
Martin, YvesSancerre Chavignol "Clos de Beaujeu"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From the famous Les Culs de Beaujeu vineyard in Chavignol. Ten year-old vines grow in Kimmeridgian marl soil. Natural fermentations on indigenous yeasts in barrel. Aged on the fine lees.
92 VFTCSustainable
DB1368-18
Martin, YvesSancerre Chavignol "Clos de Beaujeu"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From the famous Les Culs de Beaujeu vineyard in Chavignol. Ten year-old vines grow in Kimmeridgian marl soil. Natural fermentations on indigenous yeasts in barrel. Aged on the fine lees.
Sustainable
DB1368-19
Thomas-LabailleSancerre Chavignol L'Authentique
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Originally labeled simply as "Sancerre", L'Authentique is Thomas-Labaille's multi-parcel estate bottling. All of the vines are on the Kimmeridgian limestone soils of Chavignol and average twenty-five years old; they are sustainably farmed and harvested by hand. The wine is...
Sustainable
DB0018-19
Thomas-LabailleSancerre Chavignol L'Authentique
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Originally labeled simply as "Sancerre", L'Authentique is Thomas-Labaille's multi-parcel estate bottling. All of the vines are on the Kimmeridgian limestone soils of Chavignol and average twenty-five years old; they are sustainably farmed and harvested by hand. The wine is...
Sustainable
DB0018-20
Thomas-LabailleSancerre Chavignol Monts Damnés
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Thomas-Labaille has vines averaging thirty years old with some much older on the famously steep slope of Monts Damnés in Chavignol. They are sustainably farmed and harvested by hand. The wine is fermented with native yeasts in fiberglass and cement tanks, aged on its lees in...
Sustainable
DB8973-20
Thomas-LabailleSancerre Chavignol Monts Damnés "Cuvée Buster"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. This cuvée was first bottled in 1997 in homage to Joe Dressner's and Denyse Louis' dog Buster and is bottled annually (unlike other Buster cuvées, which are otherwise only a one-time, one-shot special bottling from a given Dressner producer). "Cuvée Buster" is a a selection of...
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DB0375-20
Martin, YvesSancerre La Côte des Monts Damnés
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From one of Sancerre's most famous single-vineyard sites. La Cote des Monts Damnes has very steep slopes with south, south-east exposure and the vines are planted at 250 - 350 meters altitude. Like all of Yves Martin's wines, the fermentation is spontanoeus with indigenous yeasts. It's aged on the...
93 VFTCSustainable
DB3792-19
Domaine GirardSancerre Rouge
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Pinot Noir. From fifth-generation Girards' 14 hectares of vines spread over five communes with three distinct terroirs: gravel soils (caillottes), flint (silex) and heavy clay (grosses terres). The Girards farm sustainably and harvest the steepest slopes by hand. The Pinot Noir is destemmed,...

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Forgues, ValérieSauvignon Touraine AOC
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Averaging 20 years old, Valérie's vines are planted on clay-limestone soils in the heart of the Cher valley of the Touraine region in the Loire. She farms them organically (soon to be certified) and harvests them by hand as of the 2016 vintage. The grapes are destemmed and...
Organic
DB8826-19
RochetteTouraine Chenonceaux Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
The Chenonceaux appellation, named after the famous Loire castle, comes from the steepest slopes, closest to the Cher with a 3-7% grade incline. The vines are required to be planted at a minimum density of 5,500 plants per hectare. This means that the yields average one liter of juice per vine....
92T, 90WS, 90WESustainable
DB6884-17
RochetteTouraine Sauvignon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Leclair explained to us that Sauvignon Blanc from Touraine has a less aggressive character than Sauvignon from Sancerre for several reasons - first, the terroir is different; second, it's warmer in Touraine by a few degrees; third, Touraine harvests later (in Sancerre they won't take the risk in...
89VTFCSustainable
DB1395-18
RochetteTouraine Sauvignon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
Leclair explained to us that Sauvignon Blanc from Touraine has a less aggressive character than Sauvignon from Sancerre for several reasons - first, the terroir is different; second, it's warmer in Touraine by a few degrees; third, Touraine harvests later (in Sancerre they won't take the risk in...
Sustainable
DB1395-20
La Tour Saint MartinValençay Blanc
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
• It was Sauvignon Blanc that lured Bertrand to Valençay and the soils which are chalky and sandy clays flecked with flint – the perfect ingredients for making a Loire Valley Sauvignon Blanc with a forceful varietal expression  with plenty of citrus and green fruit flavors.  While he is permitted...
Sustainable
DB3435-20
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duVDF "Buisson Pouilleux" (Sauvignon)
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Buisson Pouilleux is a 1.1-hectare vineyard of two parcels of Sauvignon, one planted in 1950 and the other in 1964; currently, half of the original old vines remain while the other half has gradually been replanted over the last 20-25 years. The clay-based soils are gravelly...
Organic
DB1153-19
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duVDF "Dolia" (Sauvignon)
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. "Dolia" is a new bottling for Tue Boeuf in the 2020 vintage, from organic fruit from 30-year-old vines on clay-limestone soils farmed by a Cher Valley friend; the Puzelats have been working with this fruit for a long time but for the first time vinified and aged it separately...
Organic
DB3268-18
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duVDF "Le Petit Buisson" (Sauvignon)
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. Tue Boeuf has been sourcing from this site known as Petit Buisson on the north bank of the Cher since 2003. It is an organically farmed, hand-harvested, 1.4-hectare parcel of 35-40-year-old vines on flinty clay-limestone soils. Typical of Tue Boeuf whites, Petit Buisson fruit...
Organic
DB1021-20
Vins ContésVDF "Le Puits"
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc (sometimes contains Chardonnay but not in 2020). From organically farmed, hand-harvested vines of around 30 years old, the younger Sauvignon on the estate. Direct press of whole clusters; spontaneous fermentation with indigenous yeasts in fiberglass tank; aging in fiberglass as...

DB0335-20
De MoorVDF "Sans Bruit" (Sauvignon Blanc)
Sauvignon Blanc from Burgundy, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc & Sauvignon Gris. From a 0.4-hectare, north-facing plot planted in 1950 on clay-limestone marl over hard limestone in the Sauvignon de St. Bris AOC, an anomaly as an all-Sauvignon appellation in the Chablis region.  Alice and Olivier farm organically and harvest by hand....
Organic
DB0221-19
Tue-Boeuf, Clos duVDF "Vin Blanc" (Sauvignon)
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
100% Sauvignon Blanc. The Vin Blanc is the starting point for Tue-Boeuf's whites. The fruit is sourced from farmer friends in the Cher Valley (the Puzelat home turf in the Touraine); the vines average about 20 years old and are organically farmed, on clay soils with varying degrees of sand, gravel...
Organic
DB0531-20
LauverjatVin de Pays de Loire Sauvignon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From a thirty year-old parcel planted by Christian Lauverjat's father. The vineyard has a limestone and clay soil, with a lot of white stones throughout. It is just outside of the Sancerre appellation and is classifed as Vin de Pays. The wine is fermented and aged in stainless steel and spends...
Sustainable
DB6593-20
LauverjatVin de Pays de Loire Sauvignon
Sauvignon Blanc from Loire, France
From a thirty year-old parcel planted by Christian Lauverjat's father. The vineyard has a limestone and clay soil, with a lot of white stones throughout. It is just outside of the Sancerre appellation and is classifed as Vin de Pays. The wine is fermented and aged in stainless steel and spends...
Sustainable
DB6593-19