Joël Gigou, Clos St-Jacques, Jasnières, Loire, France 2014

Score

91
  • Drink: 2016-2020
  • Grape Variety: Chenin Blanc

Joël Gigou, Clos St-Jacques 2014

From this small but historic appellation on the Loir (not the Loire) river north of Tours comes this 100% Pineau de la Loire (aka Chenin Blanc) picked at optimum ripeness, avoiding malolactic fermentation to preserve freshness. Good now and later.

Alc 12.5%

Taster: Steven Spurrier