Grape Variety: Chenin Blanc
Category: White Wine
Location LCBO Vintages
Region: Vouvray, Loire, France
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Domaine Toussaint
Alcohol: 11.5% Alcohol/Vol.
A blend of sweet & sour fruit
Description: Medium straw in colour with a medium intense nose. This wine features light oak, pink grapefruit, lemon, pineapple, passion fruit, quince and limestone. Medium body with good acidity and a long length.
Negatives: A little too sour on the finish
Interesting Note: Unlike some of their other Special Reserve wines from Ontario, this one isn’t VQA.
Drink now or in the next 3 years on its own or pair it with Tuna Tartare served on Avocado Brunoise, drizzled with Sweet & Sour Sauce, WhiteTruffle Oil and Red Caviar.
Tasted: 20 May 2015
Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 8.5+/10 Total: 17.5/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+