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Lavau Gigondas 2009 Wine Review

Lavau Gigondas 2009

Lavau Gigondas 2009

A.C., Rhône, France

Community Score: 4.6/5

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Price: $23.95

Drink: 2011-2017

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13.9%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Lavau

Agent: Connexion Oenophilia

Product: 234955

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Natalie's Score: 91/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Deep and intense aromas of black cherry, tea leaves, earth tones, blueberry, black pepper and fresh herbs. Dry with very good aroma replays (especially raspberry, black pepper and tea). Ripe and juicy centre that’s balanced out by good mid-palate tannins. Medium bodied, with a very solid finish. Showing very well now with charcuterie or beef brisket. It will also reward 2-4 years in a cellar. My note : As they say: lashings of black fruit with a tarry streak through it. Full-bodied and scrumptious, ready to meet any hearty meat dish head on.

Food pairings: hearty meat dish.

This was reviewed September 3, 2011 by

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