2014 Chapoutier Crozes Hermitage les Varonnieres
Syrah - 1.5L
2014 Chapoutier Crozes Hermitage les Varonnieres
  • VN 92
  • WA 91
  • WS 91

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VN 92
Vinous, July 2017
Bright violet. A highly perfumed bouquet evokes ripe red and dark berries, licorice pastilles, vanilla and incense and shows a bright mineral overtone. Juicy black raspberry and boysenberry flavors deepen and stretch out...   Bright violet. A highly perfumed bouquet evokes ripe red and dark berries, licorice pastilles, vanilla and incense and shows a bright mineral overtone. Juicy black raspberry and boysenberry flavors deepen and stretch out slowly with aeration while maintaining their energy. Shows a suave blend of richness and finesse, finishing very long, sappy and sweet; smooth tannins sneak in late. -- Josh Raynolds  
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2016
I always think of this cuvée as a mini-Hermitage (sometimes not so mini) and the 2014 Crozes Ermitage Les Varonniers has lots of crushed rock-like minerality (and a black powder/ozone character), as well as plenty of...   I always think of this cuvée as a mini-Hermitage (sometimes not so mini) and the 2014 Crozes Ermitage Les Varonniers has lots of crushed rock-like minerality (and a black powder/ozone character), as well as plenty of cassis and blackcurrant fruit, beautiful concentration and ripe tannin. It’s a classic, balanced effort to drink over the coming decade, as well. - Jeb Dunnuck  
WS 91
Wine Spectator, March 2017
This has a warm, fleshy feel, with dark currant, blackberry and black cherry fruit steeped with notes of tar, bay and warm paving stone. Drink now through 2024. — J.M.
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Syrah
Country France
Region Rhone
Sub-region Northern Rhone
Vintage 2014
Size 1.5L