Tasting Note                         

89+(?)    2010  Francois Chidaine  Clos du Breuil  Montlouis sur Loire    6/1/12 ($24)

 100% CheninBlanc      13% alc
Color: Medium deep gold. (3.0) Bouquet: Beeswax and minerals accompany honeyed pear. (3.0) Body: Light heavyweight with excellent mineral and acidity, also very good fruit. (3.0) Flavor: Shows somw dry austerity at this point with tart peach. (2.5) Finish: Fruit turns toward tart green apple. Not as distinctive as the bouquet, but long. (3.0)
Overall: Shows excellent mineral and acidity concentration with fruit ranging from honeyed pear to tart peach to green apple. Needs time to mature and sweeten. Could improve in the next 3-5 years.

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