Le Rocher des Violettes (Xavier Weisskopf)

Touche-Mitaine Montlouis-sur-Loire Chenin Blanc

9.126 ratings
9.212 pro ratings
Montlouis-sur-Loire, Touraine, 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
Marshal White

Great intensity (assisted by a a couple grams of rs,) and length. Less funky and savory than the last bottle I had, but very tasty

Great intensity (assisted by a a couple grams of rs,) and length. Less funky and savory than the last bottle I had, but very tasty

2 people found it helpfulNov 24th, 2014
Mark Lindzy

Lovely texture and weight, racy acidity and a hint of sweetness. Great pairing with soft shell crab.

Lovely texture and weight, racy acidity and a hint of sweetness. Great pairing with soft shell crab.

Apr 24th, 2015
Tommy Pace

I heart Chenin. First try of this stuff...

I heart Chenin. First try of this stuff...

Apr 3rd, 2015
David McDuff

Wine Blogger McDuff's Food & Wine Trail, Importer David Bowler Wines

2012 vintage. #montlouis

2012 vintage. #montlouis

Mar 28th, 2015
Hadley Foss

Pure and pretty

Pure and pretty

Jan 14th, 2015
Brett Wittman

Zippy little Chenin.

Zippy little Chenin.

Mar 30th, 2016
Peter Shone

Smokiness, minerality and bruised apple. Absolutely amazing.

Smokiness, minerality and bruised apple. Absolutely amazing.

Aug 21st, 2015
Tansy Peplau

Very fresh! 2012

Very fresh! 2012

Aug 4th, 2015
Nick Farrell

Really good but a little bit more tart than I was hoping.

Really good but a little bit more tart than I was hoping.

Dec 21st, 2014
Hai Tran

Hai had this 4 years ago

Hai had this 4 years ago

Jan 28th, 2017