Domaine Jean-Louis Chave

Circa J.L. Chave Sélection Saint-Joseph Marsanne Roussanne

9.02 ratings
9.01 pro ratings
St. Joseph, Northern Rhône, Rhône, France
Marsanne, Roussanne
Pork, Fish, Cream Sauces, Chili & Hot Spicy, Chicken, Pate, Shellfish, Veal, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Asian Cuisine
Top Notes For
Shengli Hu

Medium yellow. 60/40 Roussane/Marsanne. Fermentation 100% in barrel. Aged in Barriques for 14 months. Ripe citrus and tropical fruits: Meyer lemon, papaya, mango, pineapple, yogurt, yellow flowers, celery, hints of honey and ginger, bergamot oil, marzipan, and crushed stone. Medium acid, 14.5% abv, vanilla toast and baking spices with a creamy and round mouthfeel. Long finish.

Medium yellow. 60/40 Roussane/Marsanne. Fermentation 100% in barrel. Aged in Barriques for 14 months. Ripe citrus and tropical fruits: Meyer lemon, papaya, mango, pineapple, yogurt, yellow flowers, celery, hints of honey and ginger, bergamot oil, marzipan, and crushed stone. Medium acid, 14.5% abv, vanilla toast and baking spices with a creamy and round mouthfeel. Long finish.

Jun 13th, 2020
J. Kim
9.0

Class, breed, integrity.

Class, breed, integrity.

Oct 18th, 2019