Franck Balthazar


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  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

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  • Following on the heels of the much lauded 2009 vintage, the 2010 Northern ... ... ... dense fruit. 90pts2010 Franck Balthazar Cornas ChaillotsMy 4th place wine, the group's 2ndJust beautiful on the nose with fresh aromas of violets, black pepper and sweet crushed fruit. Perhaps a touch soft on entry, this firms up in the mouth with fine grain... Read More

    From the article Blind tasting: 2010 Northern Rhones


  • Franck Balthazar Chaillot Cornas 2010

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    Just beautiful on the nose with fresh aromas of violets, black pepper and sweet crushed fruit. Perhaps a touch soft on entry, this firms up in the mouth with fine grained tannins and good acidity supporting slightly gamy and slightly astringent red berry fruit that has a slightly inky feel on the backend and shows fine persistence to the fruit t... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


  • Frank Balthazar Syrah 2007

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    Wine review by gntop1


  • I had an unusual Rhone wine last night.  The producer was Franck Balthazar.  I was shocked to hear the bartender describe it as having grapefruit aromas so I had to try it.  And it actually did have grapefuit aromas.  Is this typical of this producer or the the region as I have never experienced that with a Syrah before.  Read More

    Forum post in the topic Unusual French Syrah


  • I have been trying to track down a syrah/shiraz for my husband. It is Balthazar (Balthasar). I am hoping to order several bottles online. This particular wine was under $15- per bottle. He found it online maybe one - two months ago, but I can't find it anywhere (good research librarian that I am...) If anyone has a source for this wine or can re... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Tracking down Balthazar


  • Frances Rhône Valley is usually referred to as a single entity but in the wine .../Franck Balthazar Cornas Chaillot 2005 http://www.snooth.com/wines/Franck+Balthazar+Cornas+Chaillot+2005 Read More

    Forum post in the topic Fine French Syrah from the...


  • Cornas "Chaillot" 2005

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    Oh my this is a surprise. There has been a mini proliferation of Cornas producers on the market lately but this Balthazar takes the cake! This is great Syrah floral with deep notes of classic violets, minerality in spades, you can smell the granite and oozing, warm baked berries. The incipient spice note unfurl slowly with hints of cracked black... Read More

    Wine review by Gregory Dal Piaz


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