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Size750MLVintage2011SKU17289Their parcel is dominated by granite and is planted to vines that are of an average age of fifty (50) years. The cuvaison for the Chiroubles is normally a 10 to 12 day affair. The resulting wine has a vibrant expression of fresh red fruits; it is marked by delicate tannins; and, it is the most precocious and welcoming wine of this estate.
Size750MLVintage2011SKU17287This comes from two parcels in ideal locations, with one in granitic soils and the other in sandstone. An intensely mineral wine, the roots penetrate into deep hillside faults thus sourcing the multiple geologic striations, yielding a wine of exceptional character and complexity.
Size750MLVintage2009SKU14907This riesling has the structure of a red wine with unrivaled concentration and complexity. It's delicious now, with it's impressive fruit flavors and awe-inspiring minerality, but will really singwith short-term cellaring.
Size750MLVintage2003SKU4560From vines over sixty years old; again hugely concentrated and harmonious, softer than Sommerberg but with more rich apricot and spice; fabulous length.
Size750MLVintage2004SKU5594Ripe peach, orange zest, and a dusty mineral-botrytis character in the nose lead to a honeyed, sultry, but dense and compact palate. The finishes here combines a formidably tactile sense of chalky minerality with honeyed, peachy richness. 91pts Wine Advocate (2004)
Size750MLVintage2008SKU12838Effusive, pungent, yet almost cloud-like floral perfume of honeysuckle and diverse hedge flowers that wafts from the tip of this wine
Size750MLVintage2004SKU7738Pale, bright gold. Reticent, deep nose suggests honey, marzipan and flowers. Fat and rich, with lovely intensity of ripe stone fruits. And yet this is a distinctly subtle and suave style of VT,... 92pts IWC-Tanzer (2004)
Size750MLVintage2004SKU13863Smells of peaches and apricots, butter cream and vanilla. Overtly creamy, silken, and rich on the palate, but possessed as well of a distinctive sense of underlying stony mineral density, it scarcely betrays its 60 grams of residual sugar. Peach, apricot kernel, nut oils, and vanilla, salt and stone linger with amazing persistence. 94pts Wine Advocate (2004)