Thursday, 29 July 2010

TN : Rene Couly Chinon Rose 2009, Couly-Dutheil, Loire, France

This wine is made from 100% Cabernet Franc grapes grown on gravel and sand based soil. All of the grapes were hand-harvested and the yield was 45 hectolitres per hectare. The wine was bottled six months after harvest.

Colour : Bright strawberry

Aroma : Herbs, jellied strawberries, raspberry

Taste : Strawberry, herbs, redcurrants, spitzy, long finish

Alcohol : 12.5%

Price : 120 SEK

Mark : B

Website : Couly-Dutheil

1 comment:

Till said...

Palm Springs, California loves this wine too! Love the fresh strawberry fruit and clean minerality. Hi Sweden!