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Côte Rôtie, Xavier Gerard 2016

SubregionCôte Rotie

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Cs Bts Price IB GBP Per Score
Rhône2016Côte Rôtie, Xavier GerardBT30540.001293 JOR366093.0093.00Cote Rotie, Gerard, Xavier0.75
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Tasting Notes

Deep bright-hued magenta. Mineral-accented blackberry, cherry, olive paste and violet aromas pick up mineral and smoked meat flourishes as the wine opens up. Shows very good energy on the palate, offering sappy, spice-tinged black and blue fruit flavors and hints of floral pastilles, licorice and cracked pepper. The floral note carries through a youthfully chewy and persistent finish, which leaves a vibrant mineral note behind. Drink between 2024-2033

Josh Raynolds, vinous.com, September 2019
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