Couly-Dutheil

La Baronnie Madeleine Chinon Cabernet Franc

9.0209 ratings
9.064 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
Anna Marie Dos Remedios

Dried cherries. Earth. Chalky tannins. Mineral. Smooth. Long finish.

Dried cherries. Earth. Chalky tannins. Mineral. Smooth. Long finish.

Sep 20th, 2018
Peter van den Besselaar

Vintage 2014 / True to type #Chinon, perhaps a bit stubborn at the moment in taste, with archetypical #cabernetfranc taste, combination of red fruit, minerals, flint.

Vintage 2014 / True to type #Chinon, perhaps a bit stubborn at the moment in taste, with archetypical #cabernetfranc taste, combination of red fruit, minerals, flint.

Aug 25th, 2018
Lee Pitofsky

Complex and silky with intense notes of forest floor, cranberry and mint with a very long finish

Complex and silky with intense notes of forest floor, cranberry and mint with a very long finish

May 12th, 2018
Kristie Tacey

Herbaceous, bell pepper, earth, violets, smoky, brown sugar #1999

Herbaceous, bell pepper, earth, violets, smoky, brown sugar #1999

1 person found it helpfulJul 4th, 2017
Mike Jordan (MJ)

1976

1 person found it helpfulMar 13th, 2015
Olivia Ragni

Umami, savory tomato while still having cherry and cranberry fruit! So incredible!

Umami, savory tomato while still having cherry and cranberry fruit! So incredible!

1 person found it helpfulMar 12th, 2015
Palmer Emmitt

Owner/Winemaker Judge Palmer

9.1

So much life. So much balance. So much delicate.

So much life. So much balance. So much delicate.

May 26th, 2016
Lee Lightfoot

Light blueberry tobacco great acid still has a lil freshness for a 1976

Light blueberry tobacco great acid still has a lil freshness for a 1976

Feb 2nd, 2016
Doug Burress

Sales K&L Wines

9.5

1976!

1976!

Jan 9th, 2016
Stephen Rosemire

89 Duthiel...Flame

89 Duthiel...Flame

Aug 21st, 2015