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Domaine des Forges, Coteaux du Layon St Aubin, 2018

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Wonderful perfume of oranges steeped in honey - it reminds me of that darkly handsome French man in the old Cointreau ads growling about "oranges ripening under a tropical sun". Sweet attack, showing honey over stone fruit, rich and concentrated, but also cut by a vein of acidity. Considerable marmalade botrytis character in the 2017 vintage. Now-2027

Domaine des Forges, Coteaux du Layon St Aubin, 2012

Product Code: FOR618

Stone, Vine & Sun rating

Sweet

Rated 4 out of 5
Dry > Sweet
  • Origin: France
  • Region: Loire Valley
  • Vintage: 2018
  • Colour: White
  • Bottle Size: 75cl
  • ABV: 12.5%
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Saint-Aubin-de-Luigné lies between the Loire and Layon rivers. As usual this late harvest Chenin Blanc offers dramatic value for a wine of this richness and viscosity.

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