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  • 2012 E. Guigal St. Joseph Vignes de L’Hospice – France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, St. Joseph (2/23/2019)
    WIMLNR

    Tasted non blind.

    Dark garnet to almost purple color in the glass, clear looking throuhgout. Nose of leather, roasted meat and berries. Flavors of Bing cherries, raspberries and boysenberries. Medium to bright acidity, medium to firm tannin, full bodied. Drink now. No rating this time. Wasn’t as expressive as I was anticipating.

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  • 2007 E. Guigal Côte-Rôtie Brune et Blonde – France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Côte-Rôtie (1/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet to dark garnet color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of roasted meat, leather, pepper and black berries. Flavors of raspberries, cherries and plums. Medium acidity, medium tannin, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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  • 2015 Tardieu-Laurent Hermitage Blanc – France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Hermitage (1/19/2019)
    WIML95

    Tasted non blind.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of talc, flowers, clove and perfume. Flavors of mixed yellow fruits, lychee and minerals. Medium acidity, full bodied. Drink with a little air or continue to hold. (95 points)

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  • 2006 J.L. Chave Sélection St. Joseph Offerus – France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, St. Joseph (1/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Garnet color in the glass, slightly dusty looking. Nose of currants, plums, roasted meats and a bit of floral notes. Flavors of berries, cherries and raspberries. Medium acidity, medium tannin, medium to full bodied. Drink now. (93 points)

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  • 2009 Saint-Cosme Condrieu – France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Condrieu (1/19/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of camphor, Paraffin, lychee and yellow pear. Flavors of candied pears, apricots, lemon zest and minerals. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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