Domaine des Roches Neuves (Thierry Germain)

Saumur-Champigny Cabernet Franc

9.083 ratings
9.29 pro ratings
Saumur-Champigny, Anjou-Saumur, 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
Todd Abrams

2015. Ripe and juicy berries, petrichor, sap, such a gorgeous and drinkable expression of Cabernet Franc. Clean but in no way simple. Perhaps the longest finish of any $25 wine I've ever consumed.

2015. Ripe and juicy berries, petrichor, sap, such a gorgeous and drinkable expression of Cabernet Franc. Clean but in no way simple. Perhaps the longest finish of any $25 wine I've ever consumed.

Feb 7th, 2017
Maxence Guilluy

Vintage 2014
Biodynamic wine!
Very light, red fruits, light tannins

Vintage 2014
Biodynamic wine!
Very light, red fruits, light tannins

Jul 29th, 2015
Katie Cavanagh

A delicious cab franc!

A delicious cab franc!

Nov 1st, 2014
Stephen Wade

articulate cherries, cedar, and a hint of smoke. inviting and accomodating

articulate cherries, cedar, and a hint of smoke. inviting and accomodating

May 21st, 2014
Outi Jakovirta

My new favourite producer. Really liked this wine, but I am also a big fan of Cab Franc ❤️

My new favourite producer. Really liked this wine, but I am also a big fan of Cab Franc ❤️

Feb 26th, 2019
Brandon Loper

Fresh cut garden hose. :)

Fresh cut garden hose. :)

Apr 6th, 2018
David Bourke

Earthy, hosey and perfect to drink while someone else is also delectabling the same wine @Brandon Loper

Earthy, hosey and perfect to drink while someone else is also delectabling the same wine @Brandon Loper

Apr 6th, 2018
Patrick Peters

Enjoying this with Harira and the flavors are insane with both the wine and the soup!

Enjoying this with Harira and the flavors are insane with both the wine and the soup!

Apr 2nd, 2018
Michelle Vaughan

Smell = excellent.

Smell = excellent.

Feb 18th, 2018
Meri AnDana

Ripe fruit with pepper at end. Great value

Ripe fruit with pepper at end. Great value

Feb 15th, 2018