Alain Lorieux

Expression Chinon Cabernet Franc

8.727 ratings
8.65 pro ratings
Chinon, Touraine, Loire Valley, France
Cabernet Franc
Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Hard Cheese, Blue Cheese, Chili & Hot Spicy, Pungent Cheese, Potato, White Rice, Herbs, Tomato-Based, Pasta, Mushrooms, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Beef, Soft Cheese, Chicken, Lamb, Turkey, Pork, Duck, Venison
Top Notes For
Geoff Troup

Sales Eder Brothers, Cellar Fine Wines

8.2

Appropriately funky but tart. Was very excited on the nose but the taste left me disappointed.

Appropriately funky but tart. Was very excited on the nose but the taste left me disappointed.

Dec 10th, 2015
Kyle Doucet-Walter

Red currant, strawberry, licorice, chocolate and musk. Really solid cab franc for 20$.

Red currant, strawberry, licorice, chocolate and musk. Really solid cab franc for 20$.

Feb 7th, 2015
Enzo Minopoli

Spicy and complex Cabernet franc, cheers

Spicy and complex Cabernet franc, cheers

May 1st, 2014
Vincent Magnat

Avec gratin dauphinois et filet porc marine

Avec gratin dauphinois et filet porc marine

Oct 5th, 2013
Matt Shomo

Light body medium acidity. Dark chocolate with blackberry flavors. Chocolate nose.

Light body medium acidity. Dark chocolate with blackberry flavors. Chocolate nose.

Jul 28th, 2013
Patrick Blondin Sommelier

Patrick had this a year ago

Patrick had this a year ago

Apr 11th, 2017
Kyle Doucet-Walter

Kyle had this 3 years ago

Kyle had this 3 years ago

Sep 23rd, 2015
Cyrus Hazzard

Concierge Wine Sales Total Wine & More

8.7

Cyrus had this 4 years ago

Cyrus had this 4 years ago

Nov 16th, 2014
Mathieu Crawford

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Mathieu had this a year ago

Aug 3rd, 2017
Frederic Fortin

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Frederic had this a year ago

Jun 26th, 2017