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Côte Rôtie Château d'Ampuis, Etienne Guigal 2017

SubregionCôte Rotie
Grape VarietySyrah

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Rhône2017Côte Rôtie Château d'Ampuis, Etienne GuigalBT3 \ 642760.001296/99 JD4284.44444499.0096.00Cote Rotie Ch d'Ampuis, Guigal0.7510
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Tasting Notes

I loved the 2017 Côte Rôtie Château D'Ampuis. It’s a ripe, expressive barrel sample overflowing with notions of black raspberries, cassis, vanilla bean, and incense. Medium to full-bodied, rounded, and silky, it has lots of ripe tannins as well as stunning balance. It’s in the same ballpark as the 2016 yet shows the warmer, sunny nature of the vintage.

Jeb Dunnuck, JebDunnuck.com, December 2019

The 2017 Cote Rotie Chateau d'Ampuis is a big, rich wine. It's full-bodied, rich and velvety, with vanilla accents atop mixed berries. A bit jammy and exuberant right now, it'll get another year or so in barrel, which should give it more focus and delineation. 2022 - 2040

Joe Czerwinski, Wine Advocate, December 2019
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