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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Clusel Roch

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Côte Rôtie

Grape Type:

Syrah/Shiraz

Côte Rôtie, La Viaillère, 2012

12x75cl £500.00

1 case, 3 bottles

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6x150cl £510.00

2 cases

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Tasting Note:

Wonderful, high-toned, floral, juicy and fresh. So fine and precise yet with plenty of strength too. Ripe bright berry and cherry fruits, a hint
of sweet/sour damson and a darker bramble side; generous yet with a stern, edgy side to it. Brilliant. Once part of the classic Côte Rôtie
blend, the 27-year-old vines of La Viaillère are starting to produce such outstanding wine that Clusel Roch, as of 2009, have started to bottle it
up as a separate cuvée.

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