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 Vintage2010 Label 1 of 2 
(NOTE: Label borrowed from 2008 vintage.)
TypeRed
ProducerDomaine Charles Pain
VarietyCabernet Franc
DesignationCuvée Prestige
Vineyardn/a
CountryFrance
RegionLoire Valley
SubRegionTouraine
AppellationChinon

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Drinking window: Drink between 2013 and 2014 (based on 1 user opinion)

Community Tasting History

Community Tasting Notes (average 87 pts. and median of 87 pts. in 5 notes) - hiding notes with no text

 Tasted by Weston3220 on 5/2/2014: on the nose, you get that hint of Cab Franc from Chinon but its a lot more riper, more fruit then veg or stems for that matter with a big ole dash of black pepper, on the palate tart cherries, complex and tasty, very fruit forward and good in that reguards

Conc: I wanted a wine tonight that was gonna be delicious and was hesitant to open this and yet it was delicious in all ways (412 views)
 Tasted by Weston3220 on 12/10/2013: loads of cab franc stem, n leafs and earth, med- body, med+ acidity

Conc: Def not like last bottle this was more lean and austere i think it needed a proper decant (499 views)
 Tasted by Weston3220 on 9/15/2013: aroma on the nose nice high toned dark black/blue fruit mixed with vegetal, on the palate med+ acid, med body, med intensity, a good mix of everythin fruit acid, lushness, texture

Conc: very enjoyable (563 views)
 Tasted by Weston3220 on 3/4/2012: High Acid, med to med+ body, bright acidity, with red fruit, and cab franc veg notes but not on the green side

Conc: Refreshing (1221 views)
 Tasted by Weston3220 on 12/23/2011 & rated 87 points: day 1: med intensity, youthful, clean light earth on the nose. On the palate med+acid, med tannin, med int, med+ finish. Grape/Berry/Cassis Juicy
Day 2: Came together very nicely little bit more round in the palate
DAy 3: Still holding together

Conc: Like this very much maybe give it a year before opening (1704 views)

CellarTracker Wiki Articles (login to edit | view all articles)

Cabernet Franc

Varietal character (Appellation America) | Wines & Vines article

France

Vins de France (Office National Interprofessionnel des Vins ) | Pages Vins, Directory of French Winegrowers | French Wine (Wikipedia)

Loire Valley

Vins du Val de Loire (Interprofession des Vins du Val de Loire)

Touraine

Touraine (wikipedia)

 
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