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M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne Rougetext

M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne Rouge 2007

Hermitage, Northern Rhone, Rhone Valley, FranceBlack plum, blackberry, peppery, gamey, curry spicy, barnyard, floral, garrigue, saddle leather aromas. Fresh, round, juicy, dry but elegant palate with some grainy tannin. Peppery, curry, licorice, meaty, black cherry, savoury, floral, roasted pepper, mineral, orange peel and vanilla flavours with a touch of leather and prune. Well-structured palate with fine fruit intensity and acidity. Needs a further 4-7 years to develop in bottle. Best in many years for this edition.Tasted: 28 December 2011Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 115.00 speculative listing - Pacific Wine and Spirits ON 99.00 Producer: M. ChapoutierDistributors: Dandurand
Grape: Shiraz/SyrahUPC: 003391181020732