- a dry white wine from the Loire valley region of France.
Origin of Sancerre
after Sancerre, a town in the region (Cher department)
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Sancerre and La Rochelle in the west, were the most important.Europe in the Sixteenth Century 1494-1598, Fifth Edition</p>
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Sancerre, on the contrary, answers all the conditions of the text.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Anna wished to spend the day at Sancerre with her school-friend.
Paquita of Sancerre scented the storms, the atmosphere of Paris.
I said you had gone to Sancerre to turn Pegasus out to grass.
- a dry white wine produced in the Loire valley in France
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