North Rhone tasting

Egge

Tasted October 1, 2014 by asheio with 291 views

Flight 1 (1 note)

Red
2011 Domaine Belle Crozes-Hermitage Cuvée Louis Belle France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Crozes-Hermitage
88 points
Classic Crozes in a rather rich and generous style.

Flight 2 (3 notes)

Red
2008 Domaine Vincent Paris Cornas Granit 30 France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Cornas
87 points
Very accessible already now, however the tannins are very green.
Red
2010 Domaine Vincent Paris Cornas Granit 30 France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Cornas
flawed
Red
2012 Domaine Vincent Paris Cornas Granit 30 France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Cornas
89 points
Unfortunately slightly corked, but the fruit is still very nice. A solid amount of tannins in the finish.

Flight 3 (2 notes)

Red
2007 Pierre Gonon St. Joseph France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, St. Joseph
91 points
Drinking perfectly now. Generous and smooth, classic Syrah.
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Red
2012 Pierre Gonon St. Joseph France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, St. Joseph
91 points
Delicious forest fruit. Fleshy. Solid amount of tannins. Very promising.
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