Domaine Grosbois 2019 'La Cuisine de Ma Mere' Chinon AOC

Domaine Grosbois 2019 'La Cuisine de Ma Mere' Chinon AOC

Item Number: 15148

UPC: None

Country: France
Region: Loire
Sub Region: Touraine
Appellation/AVA: Chinon AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vintage: 2019
Grape(s): 100% Cabernet Franc
Type: Wine - Red
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 12
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 13
Viticulture: Certified Biodynamic
Soil Type: Clay and limestone

Vineyard Size: 2 hectares
Average Vine Age: 15 years
Harvest: Manual
Fermentation: Destemmed, 12-day fermentation in open concrete tanks with indigenous yeast
Aging: 8 months in concrete
Fining: None
Filtration: Light filtration
Sulfites: 30 mg/L

Tasting Notes: La Cuisine de Ma Mere translates to "my mother's kitchen." This Cabernet Franc is the perfect complement to any dinner table! Bright and approachable with supple texture and a balanced acidity, this everyday wine embodies the soul of Chinon and is especially food friendly. Succulent and smooth on the palate, exquisite flavors of blackberries linger on the finish.

89 Points (2018 Vintage) Vinous 7/16/2020
"Aged in all stainless steel. Very open and forthright, featuring aromas of berry and subtle herbaceous notes. Fresh and fruity on the palate, offering blackberry and black olive, along with a subtle underlying chalkiness that leads into the finish. Super crushable."