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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Jean Louis Chave

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Hermitage

Grape Type:

Syrah/Shiraz

Hermitage, Farconnet, Selection , 2007

12x75cl £480.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

The Jean Louis Chave selection is a blend of Domaine fruit and grapes from growers with whom Jean-Louis Chave works and helps oversee vineyard work. The nose is deceptively closed and brooding, for the wine absolutely bursts into life on the palate, clear racy red and blackcurrant fruit infused with notes of liquorice spice and cracked pepper, richer tones of ripe black cherry, a complex but refreshing and uplifting style of Hermitage.

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