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Vino Vero

110 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 1BU | hello@vinovero.co.uk | 01702 808 251

This is a wine that punches well above its price tag. It's not Sancerre, but it would hands down beat an average bottle from that region, There's a wonderfully smoky, mineral character reminiscent of good central Loire Sauvignon Blancs. Lemon rind, a touch of hedgerow, great stuff.


Domaine Guy Allion operates a 'lutte raisonee' approach to winemaking, using as little chemical intervention as possible. A 4th generation estate now headed up by Guy's son Cedric, it's a small estate that crafts sensitively made wines with character.


Grape variety: Sauvignon Blanc

Alcohol level: 12%

Guy Allion Sauvignon Blanc, Touraine, Loire, France