Domaine Thorigny Vouvray Sec Loire Valley, France 2019Regular price $18.00
Christophe Thorigny farms 10.5 hectares (about 26 acres) in the village of Parcay-Meslay, one of eight villages included in the Vouvray appellation. His family has owned vineyards in the village for four generations, farming according to the principle of 'lutte raisonnee (minimal intervention), which keeps his yields low.
Dewy spring morning on the nose, with honeydew melon and apple on the palate, as well as nice acidity and light citrus on the finish.
Food Ideas: Melon and prosciutto, roasted pork with rosemary, sauteed cod with beurre blanc crudites, seasme ginger tempeh stirfry