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Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc
Maison Alain de la Treille
France - Loire Valley

This Cabernet Franc, with its bright intense purple color, offers complex and mineral aromas and finally red fruits scents like blackcurrant and blueberry.

Specifications
Wine Type
Red
Varietal(s)
100% Cabernet Franc
Age of vines
25 years
Vinification
Classic vinification and maturation in stainless steel. Slightly filtered before bottling.
Production
2,500 (9-liter cases)
Pairings

Ideal with roasted meats, charcuteries or any good cheese.

Reviews and News

2019 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 88 PTS - WE

2019 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 88 PTS - WE

wine enthusiast 87 pts"Black currant and blueberry aromas carry to the palate where dark fruits are joined by cedar and bell pepper. Mouthcoating tannin and bouncy acidity lend structure. - FIONA ADAMS

- Wine Enthusiast (November 2020), 88 pts

2017 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 87 PTS - WE

2017 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 87 PTS - WE

wine enthusiast 87 pts"Ripe and packed with red-berry flavors, this lightly perfumed wine is made to drink young. The smoky, stalky character should soften over the next few months, but enjoy the wine now for its juicy fruit.- Roger Voss"
- Wine Enthusiast (December 2018), 87 pts

2016 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 88 PTS - BEST BUY- WE

2016 Alain de la Treille Cabernet Franc - 88 PTS - BEST BUY- WE

wine enthusiast 88 pts"This is a fine, ripe, spicy and perfumed wine. It's blackberry fruit and soft tannins give it structure as well as delicious fruitiness. The aftertaste is balanced with fine acidity. Drink now."
- Wine Enthusiast (2017), 88 pts - BEST BUY

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Producer Information: Maison Alain de la Treille

Alain de la Treille was born in 1925 in Saint Georges sur Cher, located in the heart of the Touraine vineyards. A farmer and wine enthusiast, he spent his life ...
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