Domaine Huet Le Haut-Lieu Moelleux 2018 - The Grape Tray

Domaine Huet Le Haut-Lieu Moelleux 2018

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Domaine Huet Le Haut-Lieu Moelleux  2018
$43.99
$41.79

SKU 2485

750ml

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Winemaker Notes:

The nine hectares of Haut Lieu have the richest soils and generally yield the most precocious wines.

Category White Wine
Varietal
Region France, Loire Valley, Touraine
Brand Domaine Huet
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Wine AdvocateThe 2018 Vouvray Le Haut-Lieu Moelleux is clear and seductively ripe on the elegant, still yeasty nose with a mineral backbone and its chalky background. Sweet and lush but fine and filigreed on the palate, this is a salty, frisky, elegant, densely woven and well-structured Haut-Lieu with fine tannins and a long, complex finish that is rich and finessed at the same time, with lingering piquancy and stimulating salinity. This 2018 is a very charming but also serious Chenin Blanc with fine tannins, good tension and aging potential. Tasted in May 2019.

Stephan Reinhardt, May 31, 2019