Jasnières, Touraine

Jean-Pierre Robinot

L'Opéra Des Vins Les Années Folles Chenin Blanc Pineau d'Aunis 2017

Pet nat from 30/70 Chenin Blanc/Pineau d’Aunis. Lime zest, orange oil, not cofermented unlike his other wines. Wild fresh herbs, damp savory herbs, sea salt, elevated acid, medium finish, medium minus body. — 19 hours ago

Domaine de la Roche Bleue

Jasnières Sec Chenin Blanc 2016

Stumbled across this one at a wine store tasting. Stunning. Bookmarking for another day. — a month ago

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François Pinon

Cuvée Tradition Vouvray Chenin Blanc 2006

Very pretty Vouvray from the cellar. Not massive and probably a little past its prime but still drinking really nicely... high tone perfume, honeyed, confectionary and granitic. A bit oxidized but this marries nicely with the bit of residual sugar, the silky texture and firm acidity of the Loire Chennin. — 12 days ago

Chris, Andrew and 7 others liked this

Henry Marionnet (Domaine de la Charmoise)

Premiére Vendange Touraine Gamay 2018

Always very good sensations on this 100% Gamay from Loire. Natural vinification: no added sulphites, no input. No filtering either, light, fruity, juicy, fresh. A magnificent new wine that is both accessible and rich in nuances. Fresh red fruit with floral notes. Hypnothic like the fragrances of a feminine perfume — 12 days ago

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Pascal Janvier

Jasnières Chenin Blanc 2018

Precise, clean, fresh, bright with unexpectedly rich mouthfeel. Real joy to drink. — 12 days ago

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Domaine de la Roche Bleue

Le Clos des Molières Jasnières Chenin Blanc 2017

Single-vineyard minerally chenin, a bit closed upon opening but gradually opened and revealed its treasures. Light in nose and body, apple, minerals, good acidity, white flowers. Good to revisit in a few years. — a month ago

Alsu Shakirova
with Alsu
David, Amr and 14 others liked this

Delecheneau (Coralie et Damien)

Ad Libitum Cabernet Franc Blend

No denying the Brett here but it delivers as promised. Complex, alluring mineral driven dark fruit with a super mouthfeel... such an enjoyable texture; light, low tannin but never meek. Bravo! — 6 days ago

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Domaine de Bellivière (Eric Nicolas)

Les Rosiers Jasnières Chenin Blanc 2017

Delicious! Stone fruit, honey, flint blossom, peach. med+ intensity on the nose. Med+ to full bodied, medium plus acidity, minerality, long finish. Tinyyyy bit of RS that’s balanced perfectly by the acid. Beautiful wine. — a month ago

Amr, Peter and 1 other liked this

Valerie Forgues

Sauvignon

Ted
9.0

Simple and extremely easy to drink. Very enjoyable with shrimp ceviche. — 14 hours ago

Jeni
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Dawn, David and 3 others liked this

François Pinon

Brut Non Dosé Vouvray Chenin Blanc 2015

Wow. Insane QPR for this sparkling vouvray. Lots of green apple, leesy quality, super mineral and a pleasant bitterness on the tongue, racy acidity. No doubt this will continue to age beautifully. — 11 days ago

Andrew, Chris and 20 others liked this