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J.L. Chave Séléction Silène Crozes-Hermitage 2014 Wine Review

J.L. Chave Séléction Silène Crozes-Hermitage 2014

J.L. Chave Séléction Silène Crozes-Hermitage 2014

Rhone A.C., France

Community Score: 91/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $28.95

Drink: 2015-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: J.L. Chave

Agent: Halpern Enterprises

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Purple and juicy like Zinfandel. Smooth and full-bodied. Pair with barbecued meats.

Crozes-Hermitage food pairings: roast pheasant, lamb stew, rib eye steak.

This J.L. Chave Séléction Silène Crozes-Hermitage 2014 was reviewed on October 15, 2016 by

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Smooth seduction for your taste buds. Dark fruit and spicy pepper nose, with dark fruit, dried berries, raisins, spice and tea on a full-bodied, dry, balanced palate. Terrific structure with smooth tannins and silky finish. A fireplace wine for an autumn evening.
Tasted Oct. 2016
Neil Phillips rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Complex aromas of earth, blackberries, plum, black pepper, mushrooms, cured meat.

On the palate, cracked black pepper, plum & blackberry jam, leafy herbs. Fruit,pepper and slight savoury finish. Perhaps not as nuanced as the nose would suggest.

Tasted October 2016.

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