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2015 Paul Buisse Chenin Blanc "Clos du Gaimont"

Winery: Paul Buisse

Vintage: 2015

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Clos du Gaimont"

Wine Category: Chenin Blanc

Grape blend: 100% Chenin Blanc

Region: Vouvray

State or country: France

Price: $20

Cases produced: 1,000

KWG Score: 91 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (91)

Review date: March 22, 2017

Wine Review: This pale straw colored Chenin Blanc from Vouvray opens with a pear and lily bouquet. On the palate, this wine full bodied, juicy and slightly acidic. The flavor profile is a tasty ripe pear with notes of honey and hints of pineapple, applesauce and mineralty. The finish is semi-dry and its flavors drift away nicely. This Chenin Blanc would pair well with roast pork chops. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Straw yellow in color, the nose reveals classic Chenin Blanc characteristics - floral notes that are reminiscent of acacias with hints of dried fruit. Crisp green apple and citrus fruit are backed by a solid minerality that leads to a concentrated and well balanced, dry palate. Serve chilled and enjoy with appetizers, seafood and poultry.

Organic status: not organic

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