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Domaine des Forges, Anjou Rouge, 2019

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Domaine des Forges, Anjou Rouge, 2019

Pure Cabernet Franc, unoaked. Lively, juicy and energetic - we enjoy this wine for its honest, slatey character (weirdly enough it's grown on greyish shale), that mineral expression of Loire Cabernet Franc. So correct and juicy. Bring on... Read More

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Domaine des Forges, Anjou Rouge, 2019

ColourRed

RegionLoire

GrowerForges

Grape VarietyCabernet Franc

Vintage2019

ABV12.5%

Bottle75cl

ClosureCork

CodeFOR119

Our Rating

Medium Bodied

Light > Full

Loire Valley

In early February I undertook our annual visit to the wine fair in Angers, escaping the snow which engulfed much of the UK during that week. This is the yearly opportunity for the vast majority of vignerons in the Loire valley to show off their latest offerings to the rest of the world. The early season’s weather in 2008 was not kind, with variously frost, hail and torrential rain all...

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Cabernet Franc

Cabernet Franc Cabernet Francis a parent of Cabernet Sauvignon. A cross of it with Sauvignon Blanc resulted in Cabernet Sauvignon. Cabernet Franc tends to be softer and has less tannins than Cabernet Sauvignon, although the two can be difficult to distinguish. Many of the red wines of the Loire are primarily Cabernet Franc. Origins        Bordeaux...

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Domaine des Forges, Anjou Rouge, 2019

Pure Cabernet Franc, unoaked. Lively, juicy and energetic - we enjoy this wine for its honest, slatey character (weirdly enough it's grown on greyish shale), that mineral expression of Loire Cabernet Franc. So correct and juicy. Bring on some cold cuts and charcuterie. Now-2021

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