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2016 JL CHAVE SELECTION Côtes du Rhône Mon Coeur

JL CHAVE SELECTION Côtes du Rhône Mon Coeur 2016

30.00* CAD

$30.00* * Suggested retail price

  • 1 case(s) available

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Liquid Art
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 238162
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • Open
  • Status
  • Status
  • Available
  • Country
  • Country
  • France
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Rhône Valley
  • Subregion
  • Subregion
  • Southern Rhône
  • Appellation
  • Appellation
  • Côtes du Rhône
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Grenache
    Syrah
  • Color
  • Color
  • Red
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Dry
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • About this winery

    The Chave family is the epitome of 'People, Place and Time'. They have been vignerons in the Rhône valley since 1481 - an astonishing 16 generations. Originally the family farmed only in St. Joseph, moving to Hermitage about a century ago when phylloxera swept through the region. Today Chave Hermitage Rouge and Hermitage Blanc are generally regarded as the appellation's greatest wines. In recent years Jean Louis has begun the painstaking process of restoring the steep St. Joseph terraces that...

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Press reviews

  • - 91 Points -

    Josh Raynolds, April 2018

    Lurid ruby. Ripe cherries and red berry liqueur on the deeply perfumed, spice-tinged nose. Shows impressive power and breadth on the palate, offering rich black raspberry and bitter cherry flavors complicated by hints of lavender and peppery spices. The smooth, gently tannic finish delivers solid punch and repeating red berry and floral notes.

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    Jean Aubry, October 2018

    La concurrence est vive sur notre marché en matière de côtes-du-rhône, mais l’assemblage syrah-grenache que nous propose Jean-Louis Chave est un incontournable… et va droit au coeur. À la fois du fruit et de l’humain, il est accessible et sans fard, transparent et rassembleur. Sève, générosité, sincérité et élégance. Rien que ça !

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