Moulin Touchais Coteaux De Layon Chenin Blanc 1996 Wine Review
|Moulin Touchais Coteaux De Layon Chenin Blanc 1996|
|AC Estate Btld, Loire, France|
Community Score: 4.6/5
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Product #: 707307
Wine Type: White Wine
Bottle size: 750 ml
Winery: Moulin Touchais Coteaux De Layon
Agent: Charton Hobbs Inc
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Natalie's Score: 91/100Vintages Wine Panel: This ‘moelleux’ (semi-sweet) Chenin Blanc is built to last. Moulin Touchais ages it 10 years before release and it can keep in your cellar for 50 to 100 years. This 1996 is a mere youngster. Ready to drink now, it will gain a more caressing mouth-feel, complexity and depth over time. My note: Opens with ripe melon, pineapple and other tropical fruit. Full-bodied but not heavy. The slight sweetness makes it all the richer and able to marry with dishes that have a touch of sweetness or spiciness.
Chenin Blanc food pairings: potato rosemary rolls, candied sweet potatos, sushi, artichokes, Indian dishes.
This Moulin Touchais Coteaux De Layon Chenin Blanc 1996 was reviewed February 14, 2009
by Natalie MacLean
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|Courtney Flood rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:|
Beautiful deep golden yellow with a watery edge, lots of honey, melon, pear, pineapple, vanilla, smoke with a touch of honeysuckle. Warmth from the alcohol. Lovely dessert sipper or rich, sweet/spicy dishes.
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