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2011 Domaine Jean-Louis Chave Saint-Joseph
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92 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - March/April 2014

Inky ruby.  Spicy blackberry and blueberry scents are complicated by smoky minerals and candied violet.  Elegant, focused and penetrating, offering floral black and blue fruit flavors and a suave, silky texture.  The long, expansive finish repeats the floral and spice notes and features velvety, slow-building tannins.  This wine can stand up to many wines from Hermitage from this vintage and is a fantastic value, relatively speaking.

93 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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