Located in the Loire Valley, Saumur is a region known for its sparkling wines. Made using Chenin Blanc grapes, this has the classic fruity apple notes that you would expect, along with some citrus grapefruit flavours. Wonderfully light and easy to drink this is the perfect aperitif.
Grown on vines aged around 25 years old, in clay and limestone, this Pouilly Fume from Domaine Lubrun is a fantastic wine. Fruity flavours of citrus lemon and marmalade with floral notes on the nose, great texture and acidity on the palate with a lengthy finish. This will match perfectly with shellfish.
This is a great value Cabernet Franc from the Loire Valley, packed with deep flavours of dark berries and a hint of violet on the nose. The palate is smooth with a rounded finish that keeps you coming back for more.
Vouvray is a classic Loire white, made from the Chenin Blanc grape variety. There is plenty of rich ripe fruit, offering a little residual sugar, finishing fresh and dry.
The Pouilly Fume Les Ombelles Domaine Sauvion is a real favourite here at N&P. Hailing from one of the leading and most famous Sauvignon Blanc producing areas of the world, this wine offers floral and citrus notes, lime, green apple and stone fruit flavours and superb minerality... A quintessential Pouilly Fume at fantastic value for money.
Spanning approximately 60 hectares, the vines at Rovereto are an average of 25 years old. The harvest is done by hand and the wine is aged for around 5 months in steel tanks, and further refined once it hits the bottle. This is an intense yet delicate wine with fresh fruit flavours such as green apple on the palate, the finish is long with a definite elegance.