With a history of eight generations under the Foucault brothers, establishing its reputation as the best producer of Cabernet Franc (not to mention Chenin Blanc) in the Loire, it created a shock wave when Clos Rougeard was sold to the Bouygues family in 2017.
What has changed since then, and what has stayed the same?
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Tasting notes and scores for Clos Rougeard wines:
Vintages 2017-2019: tasting notes and scores from Benjamin Lewin MW
Vintages 2014-2016: tasting notes and scores from Yohan Castaing