Guy Allion Pinot Noir 'Les Parcs'

Guy Allion Pinot Noir 'Les Parcs'

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£16.00
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Unusually for a Touraine producer, Cedric Allion (son of Guy) makes around 40% red wine - far more than almost any of his neighbours but he admits he has a passion for making good reds, so why not?! This is a lovely example of Loire Pinot, really supple and soft with good fruit depth and rounded tannins. The wine sees 15% new oak in it's barrel aging which gives it good structure but still letting the strawberry & raspberry fruits come to the fore. There's a hint of richer, darker berry fruits there too with a dash of white pepper in the mix. This is a great drinker and is a good buy if you're looking for a red Sancerrre or even a Bourgogne Rouge without shelling out a small fortune.

SC Rating - Excellent ++ (Dan)

About the Bottle

Grapes:
Pinot Noir
Producer:
Guy Allion
Region:
Touraine
Size:
75cl
Vintage:
2016