Richard Leroy

Les Noëls de Montbenault Vin de France Chenin Blanc

9.362 ratings
9.330 pro ratings
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
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Pascaline Lepeltier, MS

Master Sommelier, Wine Director Rouge Tomate New York

9.7

I am in love

I am in love

7 people found it helpfulOct 8th, 2014
Web Bond

Chenin and pork rinds...richness, texture, and complexity are intriguing, but the energy, the freshness, is beginning to wane.

Chenin and pork rinds...richness, texture, and complexity are intriguing, but the energy, the freshness, is beginning to wane.

Dec 30th, 2015
Rick Baumgarten

Crisp and mineral Chenin. Could be mistaken for a Sauvignon Blanc.

Crisp and mineral Chenin. Could be mistaken for a Sauvignon Blanc.

Jul 11th, 2015
Charles (Chad) Bucklin

Owner and founder of C. T. Bucklin Wine Advising

7.9

The nose and the pallet were completely separated from one another. Very intriguing wine. Band aid is a defining characteristic #cheninblanc

The nose and the pallet were completely separated from one another. Very intriguing wine. Band aid is a defining characteristic #cheninblanc

Jun 15th, 2015
Jordan Salcito

Sommelier/Wine Director Momofuku, Vintner Bellus Wines

9.1

Beautiful wine.

Beautiful wine.

Jun 15th, 2015
Brandon Carneiro

Co-founder & CEO SommSelect.com

9.5

This is one of the most interesting and complex wines I've ever had. It's amazing. #mindblown

This is one of the most interesting and complex wines I've ever had. It's amazing. #mindblown

Jun 13th, 2015
Alison Story

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

9.2

crazy complex, perfect for the Chenin Curious!

crazy complex, perfect for the Chenin Curious!

Jun 9th, 2015
Austin Ferrari

Wine Director Hillside Supper Club

9.3

Swinging so hard!

Swinging so hard!

Mar 25th, 2015
Julia Weinberg

Oh you pretty quincey thing

Oh you pretty quincey thing

Dec 25th, 2014