Wine Comparison – Burgundy vs Sancerre

Updated on August 19th, 2017

  1. Savigny-lès-Beaune Clos des Guettes – Louis Jadot, $54.99 CAD
  2. Domaine Vincent Delaporte Sancerre, $39.99 CAD
  3. Garnier et Fils Chablis 1er Cru, $47.99 CAD

Tasting Note

All pale lemon and clean, the 2. is slightly deeper color and 1. is the lightest.

  1. Medium + intensity on the nose. Buttery, melon and star fruit on both nose and palate, full body and high acidity, long length. 13.5% alcohol and can feel the alcohol burning.
  2. Medium intensity on the nose. Lime, gooseberry, floral and apple blossom. Medium body, high acidity. 13% alcohol, very slight spice.
  3. Medium – intensity on the nose. Shellfish, apple, pearl, mineral and creamy texture. medium body and high acidity.

Conclusion

Although I really like the 1. Savigny-lès-Beaune Clos des Guettes – Louis Jadot, however during the hot summer, I think I enjoy the 2. Domaine Vincent Delaporte Sancerre much more.

Have you tried any of these wines? Leave a comment and let me know how you think about it.