Advertisement

Who Likes This Wine(7)

  1. Old Claret

    Old Claret

    440 Tasting Notes

  2. mavericksane

    mavericksane

    73 Tasting Notes

  3. jhngo

    jhngo

    755 Tasting Notes

More

Food Pairing Tags

Add My Food Pairing Tags

Community Tasting Notes (90) Avg Score: 91.6 points

View all 90 Community Tasting Notes

What Do You Think? Add a Tasting Note

Professional reviews have copyrights and you can view them here for your personal use only as private content. To view pro reviews you must either subscribe to a pre-integrated publication or manually enter reviews below. Learn more.

Wine Library TV

  • By Gary Vaynerchuk
    Northern Rhone Tasting: Guigal 1990 Hermitage, Episode #722, 8/18/2009, (See more on Wine Library TV...) 91+ points

    (Guigal Hermitage) COLOR-dark with a brown/copper edge; NOSE-subtle greenness; a very intriguing horseradish component that I really like; dark cherries; a gamey/steak-like component; PALATE-very interesting; heavy component of basil, cilantro & bell peppers; then it gets quite peppery; then it opens up to a tremendous 3rd quarter; right after the mid-palate, the wine gets bigger; there's a lot fruit (sour cherry); I love the white pepper; I get a lime flower component on the solid finish; showing tremendously for a 20 year old wine; packs a beautiful punch; has great polish which is spectacular; I really like where this wine is going; should last a good 3-4 years; great food wine; GV-91+

RJonWine.com

  • By Richard Jennings
    12/12/2008, (See more on RJonWine.com...) 91 points

    (E. Guigal Hermitage) Medium red color with pale meniscus; mature black fruit, mushroom and beef jus nose; dense, youthful, tart black fruit, berry and smoke palate; medium-plus finish 91+ pts.
  • By Richard Jennings
    12/9/2008, (See more on RJonWine.com...) 94 points

    (E. Guigal Hermitage) Dark red violet color; mature, smoky, mushroom, lamb jus, pepper and horseradish nose; pepper, lamb jus, mushroom and tart black fruit palate with resolved tannins; medium-plus finish 94+ pts.
  • By Richard Jennings
    3/20/2004, (See more on RJonWine.com...) 93 points

    (E. Guigal Hermitage) Subtle meaty nose; light, meaty palate with resolved tannins; medium finish 93+ pts.

NOTE: Some content is property of Wine Library TV and RJonWine.com.

Add a Pro Review Add Your Own Reviews:
 

Report a problem with the information on this page.

$Where to Buy
powered by wine-searcher.com
×