Wine & Spirits - April 2020
Published on Friday, March 13, 2020 to 16h31
90 pts - Sancerre Silex 2018 "Matthieu Delaporte heads up this family domaine in Chavignol, producing this wine from 50-years-old vines growing in flinty soils. This wine ferments and ages in 2000-liter barrels, building the vanilla notes of oak into the massive amount of fruit, from yellow cherries to apricots and lemon. A powerful young wine, this needs several years in bottle to show its best"