Attention Chenin Méchant 2020 - White Wine
Region: Loire, France
Grape: Chenin Blanc
Style: Light and crispy wine
Pair with: Fresh cheese, Vegetables, Fried fish
The phrase "Alert Chenin Méchant" was coined by Nicolas Reau as a fun pun on the French cautionary sign "Attention Chien Méchant." This is a play on the term "Chenin," a variety of grape that is used to make wine. The joke might be seen as a playful caution about the possible risks associated with this particular wine.
The wine has overtones of delicate minerality, along with scents of citrus peel, juicy white fruit, and flowery notes. It has a powerful minerality and outstanding suppleness on the palate, as well as a pleasing weight and texture. Overall, this wine provides a satisfying and well-rounded sensory experience.