Domaine Martin

Domaine Martin, a traditional and respected domaine located in Chavignol is owned and run by Pierre Martin, son of well-known winemaker Yves Martin. The domaine consists of a scant 3 hectares of Chavignol Sauvignon Blanc (he has another 1 ha of Pinot Noir in appellation) raised using sustainable agriculture, using no herbicides. The vines are grown on the two famous terroirs of the regions: caillottes, stony, chalky pebbles and terres blanches, a mixture of clay and limestone.

The average age of his vines are 20-25 years old, with the oldest vines being 35 years old. All vinification is done in temperature controlled stainless steel tank, with 4-6 month aging on fine lees with minimal batonnage. Production of the Chavignol cuvee is between 800 and 1200 cases per year, depending on the vintage.

Farming Practice:Sustainable

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Domaine Martin Sancerre 2017
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91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 "Pure and chiseled, with a sleek flint, gooseberry and fleur de sel profile that extends with pleasant tension through the finish.”  TASTING NOTES Clear and bright in appearance with green highlights, Sancerre Tradition is a classic expression of Sauvignon Blanc from the
Item Number: 30131
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Domaine Martin Sancerre 2016
TASTING NOTES Clear and bright in appearance with green highlights, Sancerre Tradition is a classic expression of Sauvignon Blanc from the limestone rich soils of the central Loire Valley. Aromas of grapefruit and quince are complimented by notes of gun flint and wet stone. On the palate the wine

Domaine Martin Sancerre 2015
Tasting Notes: Clear and bright in appearance with green highlights, Sancerre Tradition is a classic expression of Sauvignon Blanc from the limestone rich soils of the central Loire Valley. Aromas of grapefruit and quince are complimented by notes of gun flint and wet stone. On the palate the wine