2008 Crozes-Hermitage (Rhône Valley)
Jess's Pick - Gold Medal: San Diego International Wine Competition; Elegant with rose-petal and exotic spice flavors, lush black cherry and currant fruit mingling with incense, and blackberry essence.
Lot 296 has piercing white pepper and rose petal aromas that leap out of the glass. Elegant and nimble on its feet with rose-petal, exotic spice, lush black cherry and currant fruit mingling with incense and blackberry essence. A tremendous wine, harmonious, generous and pure.
Style: Medium, Fruity
Flavors: Blackberry, Cherry, Currant, Pepper, Rose, Spice