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2009 Domaine Jean-Louis Chave Saint-Joseph
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93 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - March/April 2012

Opaque ruby.  Expansive, seductive aromas of blackberry and blueberry preserves, cherry pit and fresh flowers, plus a sexy incense note and a touch of licorice.  Stains the palate with dark berry and spicecake flavors, with smoky minerality adding cut to the back end.  Blends depth and vivacity smoothly, finishing with outstanding clarity and lingering sweetness.

94 Points | Wine Spectator
93 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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