1986 E. Guigal Hermitage

Community Tasting Note


92 Points

Sunday, July 15, 2012 - What a great surprise and from a not so great vintage. Brick and garnet showing old age. Currants and classic dried fruits with a hint of sweetness.
Singular impression, not at all blended like most clarets. Structured with mild tannins. Finesse and minerals. But what a great easy drink with lovely
flavors that expand if the wine stays around long enough. The opposite of Shiraz. This is a wine of terrior-the syrah sings as a wonderfully drinkable

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