Crozes Hermitage Cuvée Esquisse, Domaine des Hauts Chassis, 2013

59 SGD




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Sommelier's Notes An excellent wine from Crozes-Hermitage. Elegance, respect of the terroir, I like it at lot! Directly from the vineyards. Exclusively on The French Cellar
REGION: Rhône Valley
Appellation: Crozes-Hermitage is an appellation in the northern Rhône region. Most of the wines are red (90%) made from the Syrah grape, with sometimes small quantities of Roussanne or Marsanne grapes
Region: Rhône Valley
Estate:

Domaine des Hauts Chassis covers 14 hectares of vineyards, located in the south of the appellation. The talented winemaker, Franck Rougier, took over the family estate in 2003

Grapes: 100% Syrah
Did you know?: Crozes-Hermitage covers a large area on the eastern bank of the Rhone river, to the north and south of Tain L'Hermitage town. It is the largest appellation of northern Rhone region
Specifications
Dark purple color with violet reflections
Expressive nose, elegant with a pleasant sensation of freshness. A myriad of black fruits: black currant, blueberry, black cherry. Some notes of violet, white pepper and nutmeg
Frank attack, juicy, with crispy fruit, silky tanins. Well balanced wine, power and elegance. Nice finish
Wine service temperature: 16° Maturity: ready to drink, up to 8 years cellaring
Cold cuts, beef steak, paella
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