Grower of the Month
Each month we crown the ‘Grower of the Month’ – one of our select winemakers chosen to produce wine under the Fortnum’s label. To celebrate their mastery, enjoy 10% off the bottle and 15% off the original RRP when you order 6 or more bottles. *Please note that Grower of the Month wines are not included in the standard case discount, as a separate discount already applies.
About André Dezat
The Dezat family is one of the oldest wine-growing families in Sancerre. References to the family can be found in records dating as far back as 1550. André Dezat took over the family vineyards in 1948 and became actively involved in promoting the wines of Sancerre. In the 1970's, he was joined by his sons, Louis and Simon. Grandsons, Arnaud and Firmin Dezat, now also work for the family business. Their Sancerre vineyards comprise of 15 hectares planted with Sauvignon Blanc and 7 hectares planted with Pinot Noir, located mainly in the Verdigny, Sury en Vaux, Sancerre, Vinon and Veaugues areas. The Wines are characterised by high acidity balanced with Intense fruit character with a steely edge.