France: Loire Valley

West of Tours and Saumur

The wines of Chinon, Bourgueil and Saumur
By Jim Budd

This Guide was last updated on 19 April 2011
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Domaine-de-Saint-Just
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Domaine de Saint Just

Address: 12 Rue de la Prée, 49260 Saint Just-sur-Dive
Tel: 02 41 51 62 01 
Email: infos@st-just.net
Web: www.st-just.net
Geo-coordinates:  Latitude: 47:10:24N (47.17334)    Longitude: 0:6:11W (-0.10310) 

After a career in finance, the domaine was established by Yves Lambert in 1996 and in recent years Yves’ son, Arnaud, has been increasingly in charge of this estate which has over 40 hectares. Yves, who died in 2011, always understood that wine needed to be attractive to drink and the Saint Just wines are good to drink young, although the top cuvées of Saumur-Champigny and Samur age well. Also makes very attractive Crémant de Loire.

Useful information: Open Monday-Friday 09.00-12.00 and 14.00-18.00 or by appointment. English spoken.

 

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