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Château Yvonne Saumur Chenin Blanc

$55.99

Blushed apples, pomaceous and crisp, with crunchy bosc pears and the smoked skins of dewy green & golden orchard fruits. On the second sniff, crushed rocks spritzed with kumquat and pushed into quince; the smell of honeysuckles after a spring shower, oozing drops of honey-like nectar. The scent of this Saumur Blanc is like a drug melting the world around me into a haze. This wine is like the love child of a great Meursault and Dry Vouvray.Addicted already, pressed perennials preserved in white truffle oil make their presence clear, leaving a trail of crystallized salts and the salinity of a western Atlantic breeze on the palate. The finish is endless, never leaving me bare. As it begins to fade it morphs, redefining its transformation sip after sip, layer upon layer unveiling itself as the wine evolves. The wine is a chameleon, shaded and complex... the type of substance one should not live life without!

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Ratings on Delectable

Alex Lallos Delectable Pro

Owner No Limit Fine Wines, Private Wine Consultant

What a high quality Chenin. It is dry, complex and utterly delightful. One of the top 5 or so Loire wines I had in 2015 and brought direct from balanced wine selections.... Awesome stuff

What a high quality Chenin. It is dry, complex and utterly delightful. One of the top 5 or so Loire wines I had in 2015 and brought direct from balanced wine selections.... Awesome stuff

9.0

P S

At the Domaine.

At the Domaine.

9.1

Austin Ferrari Delectable Pro

Wine Director Hillside Supper Club

No way I'm drinking this! #chenin #hellagood!

No way I'm drinking this! #chenin #hellagood!

9.4

Matt Lasater Delectable Pro

Damp earth, chesnut, witch hazel, spring flowers, spring greens, crisp pear, lemon peel, quinche, salted ham, flint, green tea. A riot of acid and waxy chenin richness, impeccable balance. First time getting this wine in the glass with some bottle age

Damp earth, chesnut, witch hazel, spring flowers, spring greens, crisp pear, lemon peel, quinche, salted ham, flint, green tea. A riot of acid and waxy chenin richness, impeccable balance. First time getting this wine in the glass with some bottle age

9.4

Rob Moose

Good news, chenin lovers. This baby ages with grace! Vivid gold in the glass, vivaciously fragranced, a joy to drink!!

Good news, chenin lovers. This baby ages with grace! Vivid gold in the glass, vivaciously fragranced, a joy to drink!!

9.3

Jeremy Shanker Delectable Pro

Sommelier at RN74

Chenin for those who like rich white burgundies.

Chenin for those who like rich white burgundies.

9.1

Lyle Fass Delectable Pro

Founder Fass Selections

Love this wine. Electric boogaloo type wine. So much energy. Could power a small house! Nose is high toned meyer lemon, fresh almonds, saline minerals, persian cucumber, swimming pool. Just wow nose. Palate is just electric! ⚡️so much acid and texture. Insane minerality. Pretty much no fruit. Sappy and extracted with a never ending finish. Structured to a T. Wow wine and wonderful. As it airs the nose gets phyllo dough and that takes this over the top!

Love this wine. Electric boogaloo type wine. So much energy. Could power a small house! Nose is high toned meyer lemon, fresh almonds, saline minerals, persian cucumber, swimming pool. Just wow nose. Palate is just electric! ⚡️so much acid and texture. Insane minerality. Pretty much no fruit. Sappy and extracted with a never ending finish. Structured to a T. Wow wine and wonderful. As it airs the nose gets phyllo dough and that takes this over the top!

9.5

Julien Chailloux

Énorme avec le foie gras de Noel. Complexité et oxydation au top.

Énorme avec le foie gras de Noel. Complexité et oxydation au top.

9.0

Chris MacLean Delectable Pro

Never heard of this wine. Good?

Never heard of this wine. Good?

9.0

Bethany Kacich Delectable Pro

"If Coche made Saumur, it would taste like this." -Edouardo PC

"If Coche made Saumur, it would taste like this." -Edouardo PC

10

Location

  • 600 Washington St.
    New York, NY 10014

  • Hours:
    Mon-Fri. 10-8
    Sat. 11-8
    Sun. Closed

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