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E. Guigal Crozes Hermitage 2015

E. Guigal Crozes Hermitage 2015
$24.98

SKU 3536650801003

750ml

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Eye: Dark and deep colour. Nose: Red fruits, cherry and strawberry with delicate oak aromas. Palate: A structured tannic wine. Aromas of blackcurrant buds and vanilla. Overall: Remarkable freshness with notable and refined tannins to due long oak ageing. Food Pairing: Red meat, game and cheese.
Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region France, Rhone, Crozes-Hermitage
Brand E. Guigal
  • wa91

Wine AdvocateAs we tasted the 2015 Crozes Hermitage, Philippe Guigal said, "It's rare we get full phenolic ripeness in Crozes. We got that in 2015." The wine's silky tannins certainly support his claim. It's medium to full-bodied, with raspberry, cherry and black olive aromas and flavors that scream of the variety, and it has a long finish. It's an outstanding value and a wine that may be happily consumed anytime from now through 2025.

Joe Czerwinski, October 31, 2018
  • ws89

Wine SpectatorDirect, with a beam of bitter cherry, plum and singed anise notes. Light black tea and iron accents underscore the finish.

James Molesworth, September 30, 2018