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Jean-Max Roger Cuvée Genèse Sancerre 2016

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Rachelle O'Connor rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Crafted perfection! This family owned winery in the Loire is steeped in tradition. An elegant old world representation with lingering flavors of crisp red and green apple, freshly shaved lime rind and a touch of lemon balanced with a hint of grilled, and a typical, all too familiar minerality. I enjoyed it with my homemade herbed goat cheese balls (I use dill, parsley, basil, and chives or whatever is in abundance from my garden) .
Rebecca Meir-Liebman rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

From a family-owned winery over 300 years old, this classic, dry Sauvignon Blanc offers Old World ripeness and style, without the grassy notes you can find in specimens from New Zealand. Excellent with white fish, goat cheese, and asparagus-based salads, it’s also delightful on its own. Enjoy its good and balanced acidity, and sharp finish with good length and lingering finish redolent of granny Smith apples, lime, kiwi, and pineapple. Definitely worth its price and an excellent expression of Sancerre terroir.




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Jean-Max Roger Cuvée Genèse Sancerre 2016, Loire A.C., France: From the Loire, Jean-Max Roger's Cuvée Genèse Sancerre (2016) is simply mouth-watering loveliness. The French winemaking family Roger has been producing wines in the Loire Valley since the 17th century. Cuvée G.C. Sancerre is made from Sauvignon Blanc grapes grown in the "Le Grand Chemarin" vineyard in the village of Bué. Crisp, dry, mouth-watering with green apple and lime. Pure focus on fruit light intensity. Pair with spinach quiche. Drink: 2018-2021. 189126 12.50% XD 750 mL  $29.95 Score: 90/100. July 3, 2018 Top Rated White Wine. Charming Grilled Chicken Wine  Full Review

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