• 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
    2 in stock
    • 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 $299.94
    9 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
    • 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
    2 in stock
    • 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 $139.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 97
    • VN 96
    • WS 94
    jebdunnuck.com, 97 points

    (97+ points) The 2019 Cornas Les Eygats is much more inward and focused, with full-bodied power as well as gorgeous notes of crème de cassis, crushed stone, graphite, bacon fat, and violets. Where both the Champelrose and...

    Reg: $79.94 $69.94
    24+ in stock
    • VN 95
    • JD 94
    • WS 93
    Vinous, 95 points

    (93-95 points) Spice-accented aromas of black raspberry, violet and smoky minerals, plus a hint of incense in the background. Concentrated yet lively and precise, offering intense dark berry, floral pastille and cracked...

    Reg: $54.94 $44.94
    24+ in stock
    • 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 stock
    • JD 98
    • JS 98
    • WA 97
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    The inky hued 2019 Ermitage Le Méal offers up a classic, kaleidoscope-like bouquet of red and black fruits, smoked meats, crushed stone, spice, and burning embers. Full-bodied, ripe, and opulent, it has a wonderful sense...

    Reg: $299.94 $229.94
    24+ in stock
    • 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: $89.94 $79.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 95
    • DC 94
    jebdunnuck.com, 95 points

    (93-95 points) Closer in style to the 2018 than the 2017, the 2019 Cote Rotie is a big, rich, powerful Côte Rôtie that has loads of meaty, gamey black fruits, smoked herb, pepper, and chocolate-like aromas and flavors...

    Reg: $64.94 $54.94
    24+ in stock
    • VN 94
    • JD 93
    • WA 93
    Vinous, 94 points

    (92-94 points) Primary black/blue fruit, violet, allspice and olive qualities on the highly perfumed nose, where a smoky mineral nuance adds energetic lift. Sweet, deep-pitched blueberry, cherry and fruitcake flavors...

    Reg: $79.94 $69.94
    24+ in stock
    • VN 93
    Vinous, 93 points

    (91-93 points) Ripe blueberry, cherry and floral aromas are sharpened by emerging spice and mineral flourishes. Juicy and focused on the palate, offering lively black/blue fruit flavors that deepen through the midpalate...

    Reg: $44.94 $39.94
    4 in stock
    • 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
    • JS 97
    • JD 96
    • WA 95
    jamessuckling.com, 97 points

    The bouquet of this is like a huge bunch of flowers, although many of the aromas go in the balsamic, leathery and spicy directions. With a little aeration smoke and cigar tobacco notes develop. Deep blackberry and...

    Reg: $189.94 $159.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 96
    • JS 94
    • WA 94
    jebdunnuck.com, 96 points

    More elegant, the 2019 Saint Joseph Le Clos has an incredibly granite nose of cassis, leather, ground pepper, and powdered rock. Tasting like a Hermitage from Bessards, it’s medium to full-bodied, has remarkable purity...

    Reg: $149.94 $139.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • VN 94
    • JS 93
    • DC 93
    Vinous, 94 points

    (92-94 points) Pungent cherry, blueberry and candied violet aromas are complemented by hints of black pepper and smoky minerals. Succulent and penetrating on the palate, offering concentrated, appealingly sweet...

    Reg: $69.94 $64.94
    24 in Pre-Arrival
    • VN 94
    • JD 93
    • WA 93
    Vinous, 94 points

    (92-94 points) Primary black/blue fruit, violet, allspice and olive qualities on the highly perfumed nose, where a smoky mineral nuance adds energetic lift. Sweet, deep-pitched blueberry, cherry and fruitcake flavors...

    Reg: $139.94 $119.94
    8 in stock
    • JD 97
    • VN 97
    • WA 95
    jebdunnuck.com, 97 points

    The 2019 Côte Rôtie Côte Blonde is as seamless and silky as they come and is just a quintessential Côte Rôtie. Black raspberries, flowers, ground pepper, and subtle meatiness all emerge from this beauty, and it’s...

    Reg: $164.94 $154.94
    12 in stock
    • JD 93
    • VN 92
    jebdunnuck.com, 93 points

    Quite ripe, yet not over-ripe, the inky hued 2019 Saint Joseph reveals notes of pen ink, crushed stone, blackberry, and ground pepper, followed by a full-bodied red with moderate acidity. Rich and textured, not heavy, it...

    Reg: $42.94 $34.94
    24+ in stock
    • JD 98
    • DC 96
    • VN 96
    jebdunnuck.com, 98 points

    98+ More black raspberry, camphor, graphite, peppered meat, and powdered rock notes emerge from the 2019 Côte Rôtie Le Vialliere, another flat-out incredible wine from this family. Much straighter and more focused than...

    Reg: $179.94 $159.94
    10 in stock
  • Reg: $64.94 $54.94
    18 in stock
  • Reg: $31.94 $26.94
    24+ in Pre-Arrival
    • JD 97
    • JS 96
    • WA 96
    jebdunnuck.com, 97 points

    A rich, more broad, opulent wine, the 2019 Ermitage Les Greffieux has lots of darker berry and cassis-like fruit as well as textbook Northern Rhône Syrah notes of pepper, bouquet garni, leather, and woodsmoke. I love its...

    Reg: $169.94 $149.94
    4 in stock