This historic 500 year old family owned estate in Sancerre, has become a specialist in the production of Great Wines from Centre Loire Valley thanks to its unrivalled know how.
Joseph Mellot wines express the quintessence of each of their terroirs.
Known for and distinguished by their high quality in more than 40 countries
globally, Joseph Mellot wines are the Ambassador for the Loire’s finest vintages.
Under the leadership of Catherine Corbeau Mellot, the Estate is now committed to sustainable development using Sustainable Agricultural methods to cultivate its vines.
MENETOU SALON blanc LES THUREAUX
The vineyard is located near Bourges, south of Sancerre, on gentle slopes. The soil is composed of clay and limestone overlying Kimmeridgian marls.
Cold static settling at a low temperature, and fermentation in small-sized vats.
Winemaker’s notes Pale golden colour.
A very intense nose with notes of citrus and tropical fruit.
A generous flavour with a nice freshness over a very aromatic finish (pineapple).
The perfect accompaniment to seafood as well as meat pies, composed salads and cheese.
Ideal serving temperature is between 8° to 12°C.
After pouring this wine, allow it to breathe for a few moments so that it may release all of its aromas.