2017 Crozes-Hermitage Domaine des Grands Chemins Delas

2017 Crozes-Hermitage Domaine des Grands Chemins Delas

22.00

The colour is deep, with a garnet hue deepened by purple tinges. To the nose this CrozesHermitage “Domaine des Grands Chemins” shows seductive whiffs of crushed black fruit (dark cherries, blackberries and blackcurrants) which evolve in the glass to reveal slightly smoky and liquorice notes, all these being quite typical from the “Chassis” area. In retroolfaction, and on a mineral black-ground, menthol and eucalyptus express their hints. In the mouth, the seriousness of the wine combines with its delicacy: the first impact is fresh and lively. The texture is tannic but intense, pulpy, almost silky. This truly balanced wine expresses a nice complexity generous and true to the genuine “terroir” of the “Domaine des Grands Chemines”. This wine’s structure, along with its aromatic persistence, gives it a great potential for laying down. 
FOOD AND WINE PAIRING: Red meat, feathered game, lamb in pastry.

ABV: 14%
Country: France
Grape Variety: Syrah
Region: Rhône: Crozes-Hermitage
Style: Red Wine
Vintage: 2017

10 in stock

Description

Spicy aroma, together with vanilla and cocoa notes. Very potent in mouth, rounded, with a long aftertaste.