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2008 Eric Texier Cote-Rotie
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90 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - January/February 2011

($74; all whole-cluster fermented) Vivid red. High-pitched aromas of raspberry, Asian spices and black pepper. Spicy and precise, offering fresh red fruit and blood orange flavors and a silky texture. Nicely delineated, in a Burgundian fashion, with very good finishing clarity and lingering florality and smokiness. The fruit for this wine came from La Vialliere.

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