Tag Archives: sauvignon blanc

Miravel Estate

Miravel Estate

Situated just outside Somerset West in South Africa, the Miravel estate sits beneath the majestic Helderberg Mountains, enjoying the cool breezes from False Bay. For such a young estate, the people of Miravel have already produced several outstanding wines from Sauvignon Blanc, Pinotage and Cabernet Sauvignon, and people have taken notice! The 2005 vintage landed the estate its first award for ... Read More »

Lucien Crochet

Lucien and Laurence Crochet

Lucien Crochet A fusion of the estate vineyards of his father Andre and his father in law, Lucien Picard, Domaine Lucian Crochet stands today as producing textbook examples of quality Sancerre whites and rose . His father in law Lucien Picard was one of the pioneers of region, bottling and selling his Sancerre wines in Paris in the early 1950s. ... Read More »

Alphonse Mellot

Sancerre

The Mellot Family Since the 16th century, the Mellot family can be found in the local archives as wine makers and wine merchants. Anecdotally, King Louis XIV in 1698, chose César Mellot as his personal wine consultant. It was in the early 19th century Alphonse Mellot created the family home in Sancerre, continuing their expansion of their single vineyard (over 30 ... Read More »

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