Pithon-Paillé

Schistes Savennières Chenin Blanc

9.142 ratings
9.118 pro ratings
Savennières, 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
Nick Davis

Classic

Classic

Jan 12th, 2017
John D'ell-Ross

Great Bio Chenin!

Great Bio Chenin!

Dec 16th, 2016
Anya Spethmann

Good but surprisingly developed for its age.

Good but surprisingly developed for its age.

Feb 17th, 2016
Steve Matthiasson

Owner/Winemaker Matthiasson Wines

9.4

Apple pie, baked apples on the palate, comforting homey flavors

Apple pie, baked apples on the palate, comforting homey flavors

Jul 23rd, 2015
Jason Heller

Master Sommelier

8.8

Very, very reductive.

Very, very reductive.

Jul 23rd, 2015
Olivia Ragni

Herbaceous, flinty, great acid and texture. Never stops opening :)

Herbaceous, flinty, great acid and texture. Never stops opening :)

Mar 13th, 2015
Alison Story

TexaCali Ali - Owner of www.texacaliwine.com & Co-Owner of the upcoming www.smithstorywinecellars.com

9.1

Jo Pithon is the man!

Jo Pithon is the man!

Mar 11th, 2015
Wolfgang Weber

Summer Chenin love.

Summer Chenin love.

Aug 16th, 2014
June Winters

this wine keeps getting better. strikingly refreshing, full of character, good minerality. just great with chicken or fish.

this wine keeps getting better. strikingly refreshing, full of character, good minerality. just great with chicken or fish.

Feb 10th, 2014
David Gissen

At Le Grand 8, Paris. Worth the climb up the stairs to rue Lamarck!

At Le Grand 8, Paris. Worth the climb up the stairs to rue Lamarck!

Jan 6th, 2014