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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Domaine Jolivet

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

St Joseph

Grape Type:

Syrah/Shiraz

St Joseph, L'Instinct, 2015

6x75cl £95.00

10 cases, 3 bottles

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Tasting Note:

A blend of 10 St Joseph parcels vinified separately. On average 15% of the final blend will have been fermented with whole bunches. Aged for 14 months in barriques and larger demi-muids barrels with very little new wood. Complex deep and rich, this shows the power of the vintage yet the tannic structure is so smooth and velvety. Violet notes with a smouldering peppery dark berry fruit flavours dominate. There is a lifting, more digest, red cherry and salt kick on the finish to balance. Such character and class.

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