Cave de Saumur

Les Pouches Saumur Chenin Blanc

8.8135 ratings
8.617 pro ratings
Saumur, Anjou-Saumur, Loire Valley, France
Chenin Blanc
Turkey, Vanilla & Caramel, Fruit & Berries, Exotic Spices, Salads & Greens, Pate, Potato, Tomato-Based, Chicken, Fruit Desserts, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pungent Cheese, Squash & Root Vegetables, Goat & Feta Cheese, Cheddar & Gruyere, Sweet Potato, Yuca, Taro, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Nuts & Seeds, Soft Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Quinoa, Shellfish, Sweet Potato
Top Notes For
Sean Nelson

Tiniest hint of RS, and it works.

Tiniest hint of RS, and it works.

2 people found it helpfulAug 27th, 2014
Jon Bonné

Wine Editor San Francisco Chronicle

That thing where Chenin doesn't have to be cocky.

That thing where Chenin doesn't have to be cocky.

2 people found it helpfulMar 20th, 2014
Stephen Bonner

Medium bodied, tight acidity, lots of green apple, lime, pear, peach, and mineral.

Medium bodied, tight acidity, lots of green apple, lime, pear, peach, and mineral.

1 person found it helpfulNov 23rd, 2014
John Skupny - Lang & Reed Wine Company

Going on the clean brisk side. Nice quaff.

Going on the clean brisk side. Nice quaff.

1 person found it helpfulOct 19th, 2014
Mike Reis

Cicerone Monk's Kettle & Abbot's Cellar, Beer Writer SeriousEats

8.3

Love the raging acid

Love the raging acid

1 person found it helpfulDec 28th, 2013
Lee Lightfoot

$10 acid for days and tastes like Chenin

$10 acid for days and tastes like Chenin

Aug 30th, 2015
Laura LoPresti

Nice flavorful wine for a summer evening

Nice flavorful wine for a summer evening

Jul 18th, 2015
jarred gild

Head Wine Buyer Western Market

8.4

super solid $12 chenin, even on day 2

super solid $12 chenin, even on day 2

Aug 31st, 2013
Jason Brater

Super light straw in color. Tastes of lime and pink grapefruit. Some tannin-like flavor.

Super light straw in color. Tastes of lime and pink grapefruit. Some tannin-like flavor.

May 17th, 2018
Tara Owens

Fruit forward.

Fruit forward.

Mar 30th, 2018