Clos Rougeard

"Brézé" Saumur Chenin Blanc

9.490 ratings
9.434 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
Fraser McKinley

Super rich and luscious - 2009

Super rich and luscious - 2009

Jul 30th, 2018
Mark Lindzy

Chenin-tastic! Lovely texture, bees wax, pear skins, bracing acidity (from last night)

Chenin-tastic! Lovely texture, bees wax, pear skins, bracing acidity (from last night)

1 person found it helpfulAug 14th, 2014
Doug Kahn

Structure. Finesse. Lives up to the hype

Structure. Finesse. Lives up to the hype

Mar 24th, 2017
Bradley Brown

Owner/Winemaker Big Basin Vineyards

9.5

Beautiful aromatics, texture and finish. Awesome start to the evening

Beautiful aromatics, texture and finish. Awesome start to the evening

Jan 5th, 2017
Bryan Garcia

Sales Grand Cru Selections

9.5

💥💥💥

💥💥💥

May 23rd, 2016
Mitja Sirk

Production La Subida, Aceto Sirk

9.4

Extraordinarily intense and complicated. Each taste was telling you a different story about a great terroir

Extraordinarily intense and complicated. Each taste was telling you a different story about a great terroir

Apr 14th, 2016
Kirk Wallace

The oak is a touch too noticeable.

The oak is a touch too noticeable.

Feb 14th, 2016
Erica Orr

Lifechangingly amazing

Lifechangingly amazing

May 15th, 2015
Max Tierno

Decanted it 30 min and it still hasn't opened up. beautifully delicate honey aromas on the nose with huge citrus finish. This could wait many more years.

Decanted it 30 min and it still hasn't opened up. beautifully delicate honey aromas on the nose with huge citrus finish. This could wait many more years.

Apr 19th, 2015
Ryan Mullins

Lawd

Lawd

Mar 13th, 2015