• JD 94
    • VN 92
    • WA 92
    jebdunnuck.com, 94 points

    This terroir always delivers a wild, opulent, gamey style of wine, and the 2017 Crozes-Hermitage Domaine de Thalabert doesn’t disappoint. Loads of chocolaty black fruits, ground pepper, truffle, and smoked game, as well...

    Reg: $39.94 $28.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 99
    • JS 96
    • WA 95
    jebdunnuck.com, 99 points

    (JD 97-99 points) I was blown away by the 2018 Côte Rôtie Château D'Ampuis, which is certainly in the same league as the famed La Las. Coming from seven single vineyards and seeing the same upbringing as the flagship...

    $139.94
    12 in Pre-Arrival
    • JS 95
    • VN 94
    • JD 93
    jamessuckling.com, 95 points

    (JS 94-95 points) This is a juicy and flavorful young wine with dusty and polished tannins. Lots of wild fruit and dark-berry and volcanic/salt undertones. Flavorful finish.

    Reg: $79.94 $59.94
    24+ in stock
    • WA 95
    • JD 93
    • JS 93
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 95 points

    A superb Maison Bleue, the 2019 Hermitage La Maison Bleue seamlessly blends cherries and cassis into a purple mashup of fruit carried on rich, velvety waves of texture. Full-bodied and intense, it finishes complex and...

    Reg: $74.94 $64.94
    24+ in stock
    • DC 96
    • JD 96
    • JL 95
    Decanter, 96 points

    2015 is the first vintage of this cuvée, which replaces the Petite Chapelle. There's a certain meaty aspect to the nose, a savoury note that brings aged Pinot Noir to mind. It has a minty freshness, crisp and well-defined...

    Reg: $99.94 $79.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 100
    • JS 98
    • WA 98
    jebdunnuck.com, 100 points

    The star of the show as well as one of the wines of this great vintage, the 2019 Ermitage Le Pavillon comes all from broken granite soils of the Bessards lieu-dit and was all destemmed, vinified in concrete tanks, and...

    Reg: $395.00 $325.00
    18 in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 98
    • VN 98
    • WA 97
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    Probably one of my favorite wines in the world is the La Mouline Côte Rôtie from the Guigal family. Coming from old vines and a warmer, steep, terraced parcel not far from the estate, it also includes a big chunk of...

    Reg: $425.00 $345.00
    9 in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 98
    • WS 96
    • WA 96
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    Deep purple-colored, the 2017 Côte Rôtie La Mordorée (a mix from the La Côte Brune and the Côte Blonde lieux-dits) is another incredibly concentrated, yet elegant and ethereal wine from Chapoutier. Rock star levels of...

    Reg: $179.94 $159.94
    2 in stock
    • JD 99
    • VN 96
    • WS 95
    jebdunnuck.com, 99 points

    Lastly, the 2019 Cornas La Sabarotte is a candidate for the wine of the vintage in Cornas, and it’s about as thrilling as they come. Much riper and sexier, it reminds me of a great Hermitage from the Meal lieu-dit and has...

    Reg: $109.94 $99.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 96
    • WA 95
    • WS 95
    jebdunnuck.com, 96 points

    Moving to the top Côte Rôties, the 2016 Côte Rôtie Chateau D'Ampuis comes from a blend of top sites (7 different lieux-dits) and sees the same care and élevage as the La Las. Revealing a ruby/purple hue as well as a...

    Reg: $139.94 $119.94
    15 in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 98
    • WA 97
    • JS 96
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    98+ Deeply colored, the 2019 Côte Rotie La Mordorée is the flagship Côte Rôtie, offering gorgeous blackberry and black raspberry fruits as well as scorched earth, flowers, and peppery herbs. This beauty is full-bodied...

    Reg: $189.94 $159.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JS 95
    • JD 94
    • WS 93
    jamessuckling.com, 95 points

    All of the classic Cote-Rotie aromas (leather, smoked bacon, spices and black cherry) pour from the glass of this rich and fleshy wine. Very silky texture, in spite of the generous, fine tannins, which build beautifully...

    Reg: $89.94 $79.94
    20 in Pre-Arrival
    • WA 93
    • JS 92
    • JD 91
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 93 points

    (93+ points) Seemingly refined by the additional elevage since I reviewed a barrel sample last year, the 2019 Crozes Hermitage Domaine de Thalabert remains a big, rich, dark-fruited and almost tarry effort, but this...

    Reg: $43.94 $38.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 98
    • WA 97
    • WS 96
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    Straight up stunning, the 2018 Côte Rôtie La Mordorée does everything right and is a borderline perfect Côte Rôtie readers should snatch up. Coming from the La Côte Brune and Côte Blonde lieux-dits, it’s 100% Syrah (I...

    Reg: $179.94 $159.94
    15 in stock
    • WA 99
    • JS 97
    • WS 95
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 99 points

    While I've had multiple looks at previous vintages, this is my first review of the 2018 Hermitage Ligne de Crete Les Grandes Vignes. Inky in hue, it boasts powerful, brooding aromas that include hints of hardwood...

    Reg: $279.94 $239.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 97
    • WS 93
    • WA 93
    jebdunnuck.com, 97 points

    More Hermitage-like notes of cassis, graphite, scorched earth, and burning embers emerge from the 2019 Saint Joseph Les Royes, a full-bodied, deep, powerful yet also focused and pure Saint Joseph. With incredible purity...

    Reg: $59.94 $54.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JL 99
    • JD 98
    • WA 96
    TheWineCellarInsider.com, 99 points

    Powerful aromatics packed with blackberry and black cherry liqueur, crushed stone, smoke, licorice, coffee, crème de cassis and vanilla get your attention. This thick, viscous, flamboyant wine is a head turner. Silky...

    Reg: $349.00 $269.94
    23 in Pre-Arrival
    • WA 97
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 97 points

    (94 - 97 points) Tasted from a new barrel, the 2018 Cote Rotie Rose Pourpre features mocha and plum notes. It's full-bodied, rich and velvety, with that weight offset by cool menthol notes, and the lengthy finish even...

    Reg: $159.94 $139.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JL 94
    • VN 94
    • JD 94
    TheWineCellarInsider.com, 94 points

    Produced from 100% old vine Syrah, planted in Cote Blonde, the wine pops with scents of flowers, smoke, earth, cherries, thyme and earth. Power and elegance, length, finesse and complexity that does not finish until you...

    Reg: $99.94 $79.94
    20 in stock
    • VN 94
    • WA 94
    • JD 94
    Vinous, 94 points

    (93-94 points) Aromas of ripe, spice-tinged dark berries and pungent flowers are sharpened by sneaky mineral and spice flourishes. Spicy and focused on the palate, offering juicy blackberry, cherry and violet pastille...

    Reg: $99.94 $79.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 98
    • DC 95
    • WA 95
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    While not submitted to my tasting (and it wasn't presented from barrel last year), it would be hard to imagine there won't be a Les Vieilles Fontaines cuvée. Don't miss a chance to buy a bottle if you find one. Moving to...

    Reg: $89.94 $74.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • VN 93
    • WS 91
    • JD 90
    Vinous, 93 points

    Glass-staining ruby. Powerful scents of red and dark berry preserves, smoked meat, violet and minerals offer impressive clarity and expand in the glass. Velvety in texture, with deep, liqueur-like red berry flavors...

    Reg: $325.00 $279.94
    3 in stock
    • DC 91
    • WA 91
    Decanter, 91 points

    The Jaboulets need little introduction, being as they are one of the leading winemaking families in this small part of the world. This Crozes-Hermitage has structure and breadth thanks to 12 months spent in new French...

    Reg: $44.94 $34.94
    24+ in stock
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    • WS 94
    • JD 94
    • WA 91
    Wine Spectator, 94 points

    This has a showy side, with expressive singed vanilla, alder and mocha notes leading the way, followed by plush plum and blackberry compote flavors. The finish pulls in warm earth and iron hints, adding cut and range...

    Reg: $84.94 $79.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 95
    • WA 93
    • DC 93
    jebdunnuck.com, 95 points

    95+ The 2019 Saint Joseph Les Granits is another rich, mouth-filling, structured wine from the team at Chapoutier that will benefit from bottle age. Black cherries, truffle, subtle smoke, and ground herbs all emerge from...

    Reg: $89.94 $74.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • WA 100
    • JL 99
    • WS 97
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 100 points

    Every bit as phenomenal as the '10, yet in a completely different style, the 2009 Hermitage Ex Voto reveals a saturated inky color as well as layers of plums, black raspberries, candied violets, licorice and crushed rock...

    Reg: $445.00 $325.00
    7 in Pre-Arrival
    • WA 97
    • WS 96
    • JS 95
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 97 points

    The 2012 Côte Rôtie La Mouline reminds me of the 2011 with its upfront, incredibly perfumed nose of spring flowers, cured meats, roasted herbs, olives and sweet cassis fruit. Full-bodied, beautifully textured...

    Reg: $425.00 $345.00
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 95
    • VN 93
    • WA 90
    jebdunnuck.com, 95 points

    I love the wines of this estate, and the 2017 Cornas Terre Brûlée is about as classic as it gets. Killer notes of wild herbs, iron, smoked earth, liquid violets, and bloody blue fruits all emerge from this medium to...

    Reg: $74.94 $64.94
    24 in stock
    • WA 94
    • JD 93
    • VN 92
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 94 points

    (WA 91-94 points) Robert owns four hectares in Cornas, divided into many small parcels along the slope. My projection for his 2017 Cornas is based on tasting a few components from barrel, which expressed varying elements...

    Reg: $59.94 $49.94
    2 in stock
    • WA 100
    • JL 99
    • WS 98
    Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 100 points

    The 2010 Hermitage Ex Voto continues to top out on my scale. This extraordinary Hermitage has more minerality and delineation than the 2009, as well as overflowing aromas and flavors of creme de cassis, jammy...

    Reg: $425.00 $335.00
    5 in Pre-Arrival
 

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