Pierre et Jérôme Coursodon – Le Paradis Saint Pierre 2014 – Saint-Joseph

Pierre et Jérôme Coursodon – Le Paradis Saint Pierre 2014 – Saint-Joseph

The nose reveals notes of mirabelle plum, quince and slight notes of white fruit associated with slight touches of sweet spices, honey and a discreet woody hint. The mouth is beautifully fruity (juicy fruit), well-balanced, relatively gourmand and offers a good volume, a good definition / expression and a mineral frame (racy minerality, terroir). On…

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Pierre Gaillard 2014 – Saint-Joseph

Pierre Gaillard 2014 – Saint-Joseph

The nose is fruity and full. It reveals notes of yellow fruits and yellow peach associated with a slight touch of beeswax as well as a discreet note of small stone fruits and flowers. The palate is fruity, gourmand, well-balanced, racy and offer freshness and good structure. On the palate this wine expresses notes of…

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E. Guigal – Cuvée « Lieu-Dit » 2012 – Saint-Joseph

E. Guigal – Cuvée « Lieu-Dit » 2012 – Saint-Joseph

The nose reveals notes of fruit combined with slight notes of citrus, rose, flowers and a touch of yellow nectarine and oak. The attack is fat. The palate is fruity, fleshy, fat, well-balanced, harmonious, elegant and offers a nice acidity. In the mouth this wine expresses notes of melon, yellow fruit and nectarine associated with…

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Louis Cheze – Ro-Rée 2012 – Saint-Joseph

Louis Cheze – Ro-Rée 2012 – Saint-Joseph

(Marsanne, Roussanne) The nose reveals notes of white fruits, peach, acacia and honey. The palate is full, round and mineral. It expresses notes of fruit such as pineapple dry vine peach (“pêche de vigne”) and white fruits. It also expresses some more subtle hints of honey. Moderately long finish.

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E. Guigal – Lieu-dit Saint-Joseph 2012 – Saint-Joseph

E. Guigal – Lieu-dit Saint-Joseph 2012 – Saint-Joseph

The nose is complex and aromatic. It reveals floral notes, hints of fruits (peach, dried apricot), notes of acacia but also woody notes. In mouth this wine is quite fat, fresh and reveals notes of fruits like yellow fruits, peach, dried pineapple but also honey and fresh hazelnut. It also reveals also woody notes.  

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M & S Ogier d’Ampuis – Saint-Joseph 2010

M & S Ogier d’Ampuis – Saint-Joseph 2010

The nose expresses dark fruits (black cherry, blackberry…) and cherry combined with floral notes and spices. In mouth the wine is fine, elegant, well-balanced, relatively powerful and mineral. It reveals notes of ripe black fruits, hints of red fruits, spices (especially pepper) and also woody notes. The finish is long and persistent.

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E. Guigal – Vignes de l’Hospice – Saint-Josèph 2011

E. Guigal – Vignes de l’Hospice – Saint-Josèph 2011

An elegant complex wine, powerful, opulent, intense and very fine. This wine is well made. The nose expresses notes of dark fruits, some woody notes associated with flowers. The palate is well structured and reveals ​​notes of black fruit (plum, black cherry …) and raspberry harmoniously married to woody notes. The tannins are elegant and perfectly integrated.

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