Bernard Defaix - Saint Bris

Saint Bris is located in the area of Auxerre (a little over 20 miles from Chablis). Produced exclusively of Sauvignon Blanc (the only appellation to do so in Burgundy) on clay-chalky soils.

Grape Variety: 100% Sauvignon Blanc

Appearance: Pale lemon

Nose: Remarkably aromatic with notes of green apple, citrus fruits, peach, and crushed blackcurrant leaves.

Palate: This complexity introduces a fruit which is full, flowery and elegant, with a hint of salt and spice in the finish.

Food Pairing: Oysters

Category: France

Type: White Wine