For best offers sign in or register now!
 |  |  | Help  | My Account  | View Cart
wtso

wines everyday

 


NEXT TUESDAY, April 22nd

 MAGNUM MARATHON 

Click Here for details!


 

 
What's New Here?

Sancerre 'Thauvenay'
Dom. Masson-Blondelet
Loire Valley 2012
Free Shipping on 4 or more

***57% OFF!***

After 7 generations of winemaking experience, it's safe to say Masson-Blondelet knows a thing (or Seven) about quality wine production. Made from 100% Sauvignon Blanc, this gorgeous Sancerre is the perfect complement to Seafood and Poultry Dishes!
 
90 Points - WTSO Members!

"Crisp, elegant, versatile and well-structured straight Sauvignon Blanc from this dedicated grower in the heart of the Loire’s Central Vineyards." ~Masson-Blondelet

Original: $35.00
Yesterday's Best Web:
(including cost of shipping*)
$35.00
Our Price(Delivered): $14.99
   
 
wtso
 
wtso
UNIT SIZE 750.00 ml
VARIETAL: Sauvignon Blanc
VINTAGE: 2012
GRAPE: Sauvignon Blanc
COUNTRY: France
REGION: Loire Valley
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 12.50 %
wtso
Domaine Masson-Blondelet (Loire) Sancerre 'Thauvenay' 2012
 
 
By masson-blondelet.com
Sancerre Blanc Thauvenay, Domaine Masson-Blondelet

Grape: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Vineyard Surface: 2 Ha 80
Soil: Complex chalky-Portlandian-flinty soil
Exposition: South-East
Production: Between 18 and 22000 bottles depending on years

Work in the Vines
The vines are regularly tilled to oxygenate the ground, pruning is short, organic philosophy: No use of chemical fertilizer nor insecticide, nor weed-killer.

Vinification
Natural. Immediate destemming and immediate press after harvest to avoid skin contact or oxidation. Very gentle press in our pneumatic press, fermentation in stainless steel tanks after cold settling, long conservation on very fine lees to enhance texture and youth character, no malolactic fermentation.

Keeping
Up to 4 years, apogee in the 2nd and 3rd year

Wine-Master’s Advice
Served chilled at 12°C. It is ideal alone as an aperitif. It is the perfect match with seafood, all fishes (raw, cooked, grilled or smoked) but also with poultry or white meats. It is also great with cheeses, particularly goat cheeses.

Tasting Notes
An excellent example of a rich white Sancerre, made from Sauvignon Blanc. Crisp, elegant, versatile and well-structured straight Sauvignon Blanc from this dedicated grower in the heart of the Loire’s Central Vineyards.
[Information is not vintage specific]

Winemaking by Soil
There are three different soils on the AOC Pouilly-Fumé area: Kimmeridgean marls, limestone and flint. Since we have got vines on these 3 different soils, we have chosen (for more than 35 years now) to vinify them separately to get the best expression of each soil. Pouilly-Fumé “Les Angelots” is made on Portlandian limestone soils. Pouilly-Fumé “Villa Paulus” is made on Kimmeridgean marls and Pouilly-Fumé “Les Pierres de Pierre” comes from our flinty soils. Their maturation in stainless steel tanks allows us to compare the expression of the Terroir every year; Pouilly-Fumé ‘Tradition Cullus’(a tribute to Michelle’s great grand father) is made from our eldest vines (from 50 to 60 years old) and vinified in new oak 600 litres barrels. They are planted on Kimmeridgean marls. Our vines in Sancerre, located in the village of Thauvenay, are planted on limestone and flinty soils. Finally, our Chasselas’ vines, through our cuvée ‘Pouilly-sur-Loire’, are planted on marls.
 
wtso
Android and IPhone App

New! Updated WTSO Mobile Apps
for Android and iOS are here.

WTSO for iPhone, iPad, and Android is a simple, optimized interface which allows the user to quickly and easily view the attributes of a wine currently live on WTSO.com.

Each time a new item is presented on the website, the application will notify you.

The application presents the current WTSO price, the next best price on the web, the percentage off, the detailed technical wine notes, wine label pan-and-scan, and the wine's rating and reviews.

Our mobile apps allow you to share the wine information with your Facebook and Twitter accounts or email the information to your friends and family.

You can log into your account and begin the purchase process through the application while our secure website finishes the transaction quickly and easily.

Never miss a great WTSO deal again!

***New in this version***

1) Updated interface. It is now easier to read and navigate the application.
2) New notification sound that distinguishes WTSO's notification from your other application alerts.
3) Change the font size of the reviews.
4) View the WTSO Announcements page.
5) Editable Twitter, Facebook, and email postings directly from within the application.
6) View your WTSO order history.
7) View and track your WTSO order via clickable FedEx or UPS tracking numbers.
8) Go into your MY CELLAR account to review the wine notes from your previous wine purchases and comment on those wines.
9) Send WTSO a direct email from within the application.
10) Subscribe/Unsubscribe from our email notifications from within the application.
11) Updated icon for your home screen.

iPhone Download:

wtso Click here or search for WTSO in the App Store.

Droid Download:

wtso Click here to download version 2.0 of the WTSO Mobile App in Google Play.

Android AppIPhone App

wtso

EMAIL ALERTS INFO

Security Verified Seal wtso wtso
 
 
© 2014 WinesTilSoldOut.com. All rights reserved.Powered by Arking Technologies, LLC