Domaine Arnaud Lambert Saumur Blanc 'Clos du Midi' 2017
Founded by Arnaud Lambert in 2017, this namesake estate unites his Brézé and Saint Cyr en Bourg vineyards under one label, creating wines from 40 hectares of certified organic vineyards. The 2017 ‘Clos du Midi’ is a rocky and mineral-driven Chenin Blanc, showing notes of citrus, white flowers, and juicy stone fruit.
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