50 great-value wines under £15

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weekday wines, Chinon L'Arpenty 2009
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Francis Desbourdes, L’Arpenty, Chinon, Loire, France 2009

L’Arpenty produces just a single wine, so it gets plenty of care and attention. Red and green pepper on the nose, with spice and redcurrant fruit. An enjoyable, easy-drinking style, with firm fruit and tannins forming the backbone, and more spice on the finish. 17pts/20 (90/100)
Price: £11.95 Yapp Bros
Alc: 12.5%