2005 Guigal Cote Rotie Brune et Blonde

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  • Syrah
  • 750ML
  • WA 93
  • IWC 92
  • WS 91

Reviews for 2005 Guigal Cote Rotie Brune et Blonde

WA 93
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2014
A meaty, masculine and structured effort, the 2005 Cote Rotie Brune et Blonde is a serious wine that still needs another 2-4 years or bottle age to hit full maturity. Tar, asphalt, crushed rock and gunpowder are just some... A meaty, masculine and structured effort, the 2005 Cote Rotie Brune et Blonde is a serious wine that still needs another 2-4 years or bottle age to hit full maturity. Tar, asphalt, crushed rock and gunpowder are just some of the nuances here, and it’s medium to full-bodied, concentrated and tannic on the palate, with brilliant mid-palate density. It’s impressive and will have two decades of overall longevity when all is said and done. - Jeb Dunnuck
IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, February 2009
Bright red. Intensely perfumed sexy bouquet of wild strawberry raspberry kirsch Asian spices and potpourri. Suave silky red berry flavors display liqueur-like depth and are nicely framed by fine-grained tannins. A sneaky... Bright red. Intensely perfumed sexy bouquet of wild strawberry raspberry kirsch Asian spices and potpourri. Suave silky red berry flavors display liqueur-like depth and are nicely framed by fine-grained tannins. A sneaky note of licorice builds and carries through the long sweet finish of this precise wine. There are 270000 bottles of this.
WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, May 2009
This is dense with the grip of the vintage but also admirable polish which allows the lush raspberry blackberry and spice notes to glide over the cocoa and mineral underpinning followed by a long inviting finish. Drink... This is dense with the grip of the vintage but also admirable polish which allows the lush raspberry blackberry and spice notes to glide over the cocoa and mineral underpinning followed by a long inviting finish. Drink now through 2019. 21250 cases made. -JM