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1999 Savennieres, Chateau de Varennes

Producer: Chateau de Varennes [Bernard Germain]
Vintage: 1999
Grape variety: Chenin Blanc
Origin: France, Loire, Anjou-Saumur
Appellation: Savennieres
Date tasted: 15 January 2004
Price when tasted: £8.99

Tasting notes

15/01/2004

<li> ripe and honeyed <li> good and complex <br><br> Beautiful complexity on the nose, ripe fruit, honey with creaminess. Crisp acidity with a great fruit concentration, good fruit balance with a hint of nuttiness; earthy finish.

01/09/2001

Beautiful complexity on the nose, ripe fruit, honey with creaminess. Crisp acidity with a great fruit concentration, good fruit balance with a hint of nuttiness; earthy finish.

01/05/2001

Rich, creamy, honeyed apple and apricot fruit with mineral notes. Complex nutty aromas combine with lots of weight and depth. Balanced acidity and an earthy finish.

<li> ripe and honeyed <li> good and complex <br><br> Beautiful complexity on the nose, ripe fruit, honey with creaminess. Crisp acidity with a great fruit concentration, good fruit balance with a hint of nuttiness; earthy finish.

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