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Les Charmes 2011

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Comments :

Bettane & Desseauve 2015 - Note 16,5/20


"Les Charmes va chercher un fruit ample, soutenu par des tanins précis."

Guide RVF 2015 - Note 16/20

 

Gault & Millau - Note : 16/20

Chinon Red

Vintage 2012
Inc VAT Price
€20.00
€120.00
Quantity :

Description

This wine is a selection amongst a single-vineyard situated on the Left Bank of the Vienne River, in the heights of Anché, a village neighbouring Sazilly.

The Cabernet Franc vines are 35 years old and the terroir is argilo-calcareous, facing North.

Vinified in oak tank and then aged 6 months is small French oak barrels, Les Charmes  offer a pure, crispy and delightful fruity wine.

 

 

"Lively colour with aromas of violets and spices, Les Charmes  offer an airy wine that is full of supple, crunchy tannins.

Very nice length in the mouth with a rich charm typical of 2011." March 2013.

Tasting advice

To drink in 2 years, cellaring possible until 2019.

Grape Variety
Cabernet franc
Soil
Clayey and calcareous soil
Ageing
16 months included 7 in aok barrel
Alcohol Content
12,5°
Surface
2 ha
Age of the Vines
30 years old

Charles Joguet