Tracy & Cie Les Marnes Menetou-Salon 2020
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Tracy & Cie Les Marnes Menetou-Salon 2020, crafted under the skilled hands of winemaker Etienne de Tracy, stands as a testament to the winemaking artistry of Chateau de Tracy.
In the glass, this wine paints a picture of youthful vitality with its pale, straw-yellow color, accented by hints of green. The aroma is a captivating symphony of fresh citrus, where zesty lemon and lively grapefruit zest take center stage. Delicate nuances of green apple and white flowers add layers of complexity to the nose.
On the palate, Les Marnes delivers a delightful experience, marrying crispness with fruitiness. The vibrant citrus notes, led by zingy lemon and bright tangerine, dance across the taste buds. What truly sets this wine apart is its precise and refreshing line of citrus acidity, a hallmark of Menetou-Salon’s terroir.
With a light and buzzy character, Tracy & Cie Les Marnes Menetou-Salon 2020 is not just attractive but also approachable, making it an ideal choice for immediate enjoyment. This wine represents a new venture from the renowned Chateau de Tracy, offering wine enthusiasts a taste of the exceptional terroir and winemaking heritage of the Menetou-Salon appellation.
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Winemaker of Tracy & Cie Les Marnes Menetou-Salon 2020
Etienne de Tracy
Menetou-Salon, nestled at the eastern edge of the Loire Valley in France, boasts a rich history steeped in winemaking tradition. This charming village, with its picturesque vineyards, is home to an appellation renowned for producing exceptional white, red, and rosé wines primarily from Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir grapes.
The Menetou-Salon appellation encompasses approximately 500 hectares (1,235 acres) of vineyards that span across 11 parishes surrounding the village. Sauvignon Blanc dominates the landscape, accounting for roughly 80% of the grape varieties planted. Each year, Menetou-Salon yields around 1.8 million liters of white wine, accompanied by 750,000 liters of red wine and 100,000 liters of... Read More