Château du Petit Thouars Chinon Les Georges 2018
Other Reds | France
Complex and endlessly intriguing, Château du Petit Thouars Chinon Les Georges 2018 is earthy, earthy, earthy on the nose. This interplays beautifully on the palate, where vibrant red fruit and green vegetables mingle, followed by a new leather and pipe tobacco finish. A not-for-the-faint-of-heart, ceaselessly interesting stunner that drinks well beyond its price point.
About the Producer
Chateau du Petit Thouars is a renowned winery located in the Loire Valley, France. This family-owned estate has a long history dating back to the 15th century, and it has been producing exceptional wines for generations. The winery boasts a unique terroir, with vineyards situated on a south-facing slope overlooking the Thouet River. This combination of climate and soil produces a variety of high-quality grapes, including Cabernet Franc, Chenin Blanc, and Sauvignon Blanc. The winery's signature wine is its Chinon, a red wine made from Cabernet Franc grapes. Visitors to the estate can tour the vineyards and cellars, taste the wines, and learn about the family's winemaking traditions. Overall, Chateau du Petit Thouars is a must-visit destination for wine enthusiasts seeking to explore the history and diversity of French winemaking.
- BlendCabernet Franc
- WinemakerMichael Pinard
- RegionLoire Valley
- OakFrench Barrels