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Domaine De La Colline Saint-Jean Vieilles Vignes, Alazard Père Et Fils Grenache Syrah 2007 Wine Review

Domaine De La Colline Saint-Jean Vieilles Vignes, Alazard Père Et Fils Grenache Syrah 2007

Domaine De La Colline Saint-Jean Vieilles Vignes, Alazard Père Et Fils Grenache Syrah 2007

A.C., Vacqueyras, Rhône, France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $22.95

Drink: 2011-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Domaine De La Colline

Agent: Terra Firma Brands

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Vibrant, fleshy black cherries on the nose followed by a deeper, richer black cherry liqueur in the mouth. Rich, full-bodied and glorious. This wine comes from a 37-acre vineyard of 80-year-old Grenache and Syrah vines. It’s aged in cement tanks to preserve fruit freshness. Seduction in a glass.

This Domaine De La Colline Saint-Jean Vieilles Vignes, Alazard Père Et Fils Grenache Syrah 2007 was reviewed on March 5, 2011 by Natalie MacLean

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Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Lots going on in this wine, with cassis, briars, coal, graphite, and hoisin. I'm 89 on this wine. (ottawawinejournal.com)
Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier reviewed this wine as follows:

From Debbie for tasting notes!

VINTAGES 155499 | 750 mL bottle

Price: $ 22.95
Wine, Red Wine
14.5% Alcohol/Vol.

Sugar Content : XD

Made in: Rhone, France
By: Alazard Père et Fils

Release Date: Mar 5, 2011

Tasting Note
From a 37-acre vineyard, this cuvee is made from 80-year-old vines (mostly Grenache and some Syrah), and everything is aged in cement tanks. The result is a naked expression of fruit. This wine possesses gorgeously pure blackberry and black cherry notes intermixed with poultry, charcoal, lard, and camphor. The complex aromatics are followed by a ripe, pure wine bursting with fruit. It also exhibits an impressive structure, admirable richness and texture, and a full-bodied finish that lasts for 25-30 seconds. Score - 90. (Robert Parker Jr., www.erobertparker.com, Oct. 2009)

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