Catherine et Pierre Breton

Nuits d'Ivresse Bourgueil Cabernet Franc

9.1322 ratings
9.260 pro ratings
Bourgueil, 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
Matt Perlman

Zero sulfur. Absolutely gorgeous—pure and juicy, feminine, earthy, hits all the notes

Zero sulfur. Absolutely gorgeous—pure and juicy, feminine, earthy, hits all the notes

Apr 3rd, 2019
Peter van den Besselaar

Vintage 2012 #loirefunk Cedar, spicy, vannilla, vital wine. #bourgueil #cabernetfranc

Vintage 2012 #loirefunk Cedar, spicy, vannilla, vital wine. #bourgueil #cabernetfranc

Mar 27th, 2018
jerod peitsmeyer

a fitting wine with which to illustrate my final wine list

a fitting wine with which to illustrate my final wine list

Aug 30th, 2017
Kate Laubernds

Rustic, funky, tart and everything I want from Loire!

Rustic, funky, tart and everything I want from Loire!

3 people found it helpfulDec 1st, 2014
Kyle Doucet-Walter

This wine is the shit.

This wine is the shit.

2 people found it helpfulJul 8th, 2015
Jameson Fink

Host Wine Without Worry podcast

9.4

Shame on me for not drinking enough Loire Cab Franc.

Shame on me for not drinking enough Loire Cab Franc.

2 people found it helpfulJan 21st, 2015
Kiley Baker

Certified Specialist of Wine/Educator/Owner of Wine Genie LLC

9.1

Enjoyed at the Love Apple in Taos

Enjoyed at the Love Apple in Taos

1 person found it helpfulJan 17th, 2018
Anna Tyack

Benchmark for natural cabernet franc from the Loire | Always delicious 'Nuits d'Ivresse' (drunken nights) by Catherine & Pierre Breton in Bourgueil | From 50 yrs old vines, no SO2, certified organic

Benchmark for natural cabernet franc from the Loire | Always delicious 'Nuits d'Ivresse' (drunken nights) by Catherine & Pierre Breton in Bourgueil | From 50 yrs old vines, no SO2, certified organic

1 person found it helpfulFeb 21st, 2015
Max Kogod

Owner Kogod Wine Merchant

9.2

Plump, juicy, and cool blue fruit all rolled into fresh potting soil. Nothing quite like it.

Plump, juicy, and cool blue fruit all rolled into fresh potting soil. Nothing quite like it.

1 person found it helpfulJan 9th, 2015
Tyler Colman

Wine Blogger DrVino

9.1

Loire represent! (Too bad the InterLoire doesn't actually represent Bourgreuil.)

Loire represent! (Too bad the InterLoire doesn't actually represent Bourgreuil.)

1 person found it helpfulApr 19th, 2014