Red

2009 Domaine de Pallus Chinon Pallus

Cabernet Franc

  • France
  • Loire Valley
  • Touraine
  • Chinon
Drink between 2015 - 2020 (Edit)
CT89.4 12 reviews
Label borrowed from 2005
2005
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Community Tasting Notes 10

  • jlhkiss wrote: (88 points)

    February 16, 2017 - Consistent with previous notes, but seemed more closed. Perhaps entering a sleeper window? Not sure this will add too much complexity longer-term. Technical score: 87. Enjoyment score: 88.

  • JROBAZZI Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 29, 2016 - Tannins present, but developed, acidity ok, intense ruby color, ripe red fruit, discreet mineral scent

  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: (89 points)

    September 25, 2016 - Consistent w/previous notes a few years ago. Very balanced, clean, but lacking in depth and complexity. Still, a nice, drinkable, food-pairing wine - went well with roasted chicken on this afternoon. We enjoyed it. Drink now - 2020.

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  • scottnmand wrote: (92 points)

    August 2, 2016 - Dark, brooding, and very earthy with red and black fruits. Long mineral finish. Was very good!

  • jlhkiss Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 27, 2013 - Very clean, expressive Chinon. Tart raspberries and green peppers on the nose with very bright cherries on the palate. Finish is smooth. Slightly thin and lacks complexity, but overall a great QPR.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2009
  • Type Red
  • Producer Domaine de Pallus
  • Varietal Cabernet Franc
  • Designation Pallus
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Loire Valley
  • SubRegion Touraine
  • Appellation Chinon

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  • In Cellars 26 (59%)
  • Consumed 18 (41%)

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