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2006 Vin de Savoie Arbin Charles Trosset L'Expression d'un Terroir (750ml) [Printable View]
Producer: Charles Trosset   details
Appellation: Vin de Savoie - Savoie - France (AOC)
Type: red
Varietal: Mondeuse
Maturity: Drink
Rating: n/a
Est. Price: US$19.99
 
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Tasting Notes:
rated: March 7, 2008 , K&L Wine Merchants klwines.com
"Arbin is one of the 17 crus that exist in the Savoie, although all the wines go under the appellation Vin de Savoie. Located a bit further along the slopes than Chignin and just before Cruet, Arbin specializes in Mondeuse and it is the only grape the Trossets have planted. Deep ruby beet in color, wirh blackberry with a bit of red fruit peaking through, along with a touch of pepper. A hint of herbs (mountain herbs, as in Chartreuse) comes through on the rich, full-bodied palate. The lightly tannic finish is also long. These red wines make an excellent accompaniment to pork roast, veal stew, or sausages with polenta. Of course, the local tomme cheese (or comté for that matter) also pair marvelously with the grape's deep, intense fruit."
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