Jean-Claude et Nicolas Fayolle

La Rochette Crozes-Hermitage Syrah

8.64 ratings
8.63 pro ratings
Crozes-Hermitage, Northern Rhône, Rhône, France
Syrah
Top Notes For
Tom Casagrande

Doesn’t skimp on flavor but this is pretty rustic. Very feral, savory nose. Pungent wet, rocky earth, leather, black pepper. In the mouth it’s tannic and very clingy.

UPDATE (Night 2): Upping from 8.6 to 8.7. It’s showing more fruit and concentration tonight.

Doesn’t skimp on flavor but this is pretty rustic. Very feral, savory nose. Pungent wet, rocky earth, leather, black pepper. In the mouth it’s tannic and very clingy.

UPDATE (Night 2): Upping from 8.6 to 8.7. It’s showing more fruit and concentration tonight.

Jul 3rd, 2019
Chris McClellan

Bummed...decanted as well for hrs..never developed..

Bummed...decanted as well for hrs..never developed..

Feb 19th, 2019
Boris Mathiszik

Nice Northern Rhône Syrah.

Nice Northern Rhône Syrah.

Jan 20th, 2018