Weekly Wine Video
Video Review : Domaine de Nerleux 2018 Les Loups Noirs (Loire, France)29 Mar 2023
- Category: Weekly Video Wine Note
The Wine Review Video
with the Grape Guy, Michael Pinkus
Domaine de Nerleux
2018 Les Loups Noirs
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The Written Review ...
Vines planted back in 1997, 70% of the wine spends 18 months in oak, 10% new, the other 30% remains in stainless steel and is then back-blended into the wine to create a fruitier character; the result is a wine of wonderful depth and character: dark berry fruit, nicely spiced with hints of vanilla. The dark fruit comes across as cassis and blackberry – this wine just sings in the mouth. (**** ½)