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2009 Ogier Chateauneuf du Pape cuvee Les Eclats Calcaires

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  • 750ML
  • WS 91
  • IWC 91
  • RR 88

Reviews for 2009 Ogier Chateauneuf du Pape cuvee Les Eclats Calcaires

WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, June 2012
A ripe solid version with mulled dark currant and fig fruit wrapped with toasted anise ganache and pastis notes. There's a racy feel on the finish with a twinge of chalk adding length. Best from 2013 through 2023. -JM
IWC 91
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, March 2011
Opaque ruby. An expressive smoky bouquet evokes blackberry and cherry-vanilla supported by complicating notes of cola allspice and woodsmoke. Sappy sweet dark fruit flavors show a refreshingly bitter quality that buffers... Opaque ruby. An expressive smoky bouquet evokes blackberry and cherry-vanilla supported by complicating notes of cola allspice and woodsmoke. Sappy sweet dark fruit flavors show a refreshingly bitter quality that buffers the sweetness. The vanilla note repeats on the gently tannic finish which features a note of tangy berry skin
RR 88
Rhone Report - The Rhone Report, September 2011
All from broken limestone soils the 2009 Ogier Caves des Papes Châteauneuf-du-Pape Terroir Eclats Calcaires is darker in color than the Galets Roules and shows an earthy smoky mineral-driven profile (not far from the... All from broken limestone soils the 2009 Ogier Caves des Papes Châteauneuf-du-Pape Terroir Eclats Calcaires is darker in color than the Galets Roules and shows an earthy smoky mineral-driven profile (not far from the Galets Roules in character) with ripe black cherry and pit styled fruits. The minerality is what sets it apart and this medium-bodied Châteauneuf-du-Pape has good acidity a concentrated mid-palate and a dry finish.