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La Domelière Rasteau Cave De Rasteau 2012 Wine Review

La Domelière Rasteau Cave De Rasteau 2012

La Domelière Rasteau Cave De Rasteau 2012

Rhône A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 7

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Price: $15.95

Drink: 2014-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: La Domelière Rasteau

Agent: Noble Estates Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Gorgeous richness in this powerful red wine at a staggeringly great price! Black fleshy plums that rub up against your senses and pleasure centre. Layers and layers of velvet richness. Mouth-filling and mouth-pleasing. Get a case.

Food pairings: pepper steaks, burgers.

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This La Domelière Rasteau Cave De Rasteau 2012 was reviewed on June 21, 2014 by Natalie MacLean

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Douglas McMillan rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Nice aromas of black cherries, strawberry, sweet cherry, new leather,violets, and vanilla. The taste is very smooth black and sweet cherry with some well integrated tannins. Perfect for lighter red meat dishes or medium and hard cheeses.
Cave de Rasteau was founded in 1925 and is now one of the oldest wineries in the Rhone Valley. The vineyard soils are mostly clay-chalk with deep deposits and veins of stone. This is a blend of old vine Grenache, Syrah and Mouvedre with finishes with dried tobacco leaves, mulled spice and anise. Serve with roasted veal, poultry and strong cheeses. - Community Wine Reviews

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