Franchere 2021 Cascadia Red (Willamette Valley) Rating and Review | Wine Enthusiast
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Franchere 2021 Cascadia Red (Willamette Valley)

Rating
91
Price
$22
Winery
Variety
Wine Type
Red
Alcohol
13.1%
Bottle Size
750 ml
Issue Date
3/1/2023
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This co-fermented blend of 88% Pinot Noir, 8% Grüner Veltliner and 4% Syrah is the winemaker's tip of the cap to Touraine reds. It is frisky and fun, with aromas and flavors of nectarines, cherry pipe tobacco, pine needles, duff and rooibos tea. Mild acidity, with a chalky mouthfeel and sturdy tannins. Michael Alberty

What Is Blind Tasting?

All tastings reported in the Buying Guide are performed blind. Typically, products are tasted in peer-group flights of from 5-8 samples. Reviewers may know general information about a flight to provide context—vintage, variety or appellation—but never the producer or retail price of any given selection. When possible, products considered flawed or uncustomary are retasted.

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About The Scores

*Products deemed unacceptable (receving a rating below 80 points) are not reviewed.

98-100

Classic
The Pinnacle of quality

94-97

Superb
A great achievement

90-93

Excellent
Highly recommended

87-89

Very Good
Often good value; well recommended

83-86

Good
Suitable for everyday consumption, often good value

80-82

Acceptable
Can be employed


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