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JL CHAVE SELECTION JL CHAVE SELECTION - Crozes-Hermitage Silene - 2015

JL CHAVE SELECTION Crozes-Hermitage Silene 2015

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(91-92)

(sourced from granite-rich soils in Crozes and Gervans): Inky ruby. Heady, mineral-laced black raspberry, cherry, licorice and olive scents, with a sexy Moroccan spice nuance emerging as the wine opens up. Juicy and expansive in the mouth, offering intense red and dark berry and floral pastille flavors that are complemented by suggestions of black cardamom and allspice. The floral and mineral qualities drive an impressively long, youthfully tannic finish that show excellent clarity and lift.

April 2017


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