2010 Les Hospices Sancerre

12.5% alc., $17.49, screw cap. Imported by Vinum International, Napa, CA. · Light red color in the glass. Strong reduction (burnt match) upon opening that doesn’t blow off. Shy aromas of dried herbs and oak with little fruit. Light and crisp on the palate with an herbal-toned red cherry flavor, bright acidity and restrained tannins. Score: 81. Reviewed September 29, 2013

Winery: Les Hospices
From article: Sancerre: Pinot Too