Tasting notes for the Saumur-Champigny 2018 - Antoine Sanzay
- EYE: Deep and shiny ruby red color with slight purple reflections.
- NOSE: The Saumur-Champigny 2018 offers a complex aromatic bouquet. Aromas of red fruits such as cherry, raspberry, and red currant, accompanied by herbal, floral, and spicy notes. Some Saumur-Champigny wines may also have characteristic violet notes.
- MOUTH: Light to medium-bodied on the palate, with fine and well-integrated tannins. The fruity flavors unfold with liveliness, offering a beautiful expression of red fruits, along with notes of pepper, licorice, and spices. The freshness and acidity characteristic of the Cabernet Franc grape variety bring a lively touch to the wine. The finish is elegant and persistent, leaving a refreshing sensation.
In short: This Saumur-Champigny 2018 from Antoine Sanzay is a high-quality red wine that represents the appellation well. It can be experienced right away, but it also has aging potential for those who prefer more developed wines.
Other appellations from this estate: Saumur-Champigny, Saumur-Champigny La Haye Dampierre, Saumur-Champigny Les Poyeux, Saumur-Champigny Les Salles Martin, Saumur-Champigny Les Terres Rouges, Saumur-Champigny L'Expression, Saumur Les Essarts, Saumur Les Salles Martin, Saumur Vieilles Vignes...