Rhone Report

Alto Moncayo Garnacha 2009
100  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 100 "I gave perfect scores to the prodigious 2007 and 2009, two of the greatest expressions of old vine Grenache from the province of Aragon that anyone could have desire. They both possess plenty of black raspberry, blackberry, kirsch and licorice characteristics as well as an
Item Number: 14252
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Chateau Puech-Haut 'Bosc Negre' 2009
96  Rhone Report 
Rhone Report 96+ "Deeper in color and much more dense, reserved, and even backwards, the 2009 Bosc Negre is a slightly longer term prospect and is a blend of 80% Mourvèdre and 20% Grenache that had the Mourvèdre aged all in new barrel and the Grenache in tank. Meaning “black woods” and named after
Item Number: 12097
Case: $599.40

Domaine Montirius Vacqueyras Le Clos 2010
93  Rhone Report 
Rhone Report 93 "The 2010 Vacqueyras Le Clos has more Syrah in the mix and is made from 50% Grenache and 50% Syrah. Aged completely in vat (as are all of this estates wines), it is a gorgeous effort that reveals layers of black raspberry, blackberry, leather, licorice, and spice on the nose.
Item Number: 10918

Clos du Mont Olivet Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2010
93  Stephen Tanzer 
Robert Parker 90-92 "The 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape Tradition exhibits a deep ruby/purple color, silky tannins, good acidity, impressive precision as well as aromatic uplift. Similar to, but less evolved than the 2009, with deeper, more concentrated fruit, it should drink well for 10-15 years." 
Item Number: 12071

Domaine Galevan Chateauneuf du Pape 2010
95  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 95 "The 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape is one of the finest traditional cuvees I have tasted as well as a sleeper of the vintage. Made from 90% Grenache and 10% Mourvedre from 55-year-old vines, it exhibits a dense ruby/purple color as well as a stunning perfume of creme de cassis, kirsch,
Item Number: 13406

Domaine Cabirau Malgre les Fonctionnaiers 2008
92  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91-92 "Vinified under the supervision of the Domaine de l’Edre’s Jacques Castany and Pascal Dieunidou (for more in praise of whom, see issues 173 and 183), the Cabirau 2008 Cotes du Roussillon Malgre les Functionnaires (“In Spite of the Civil Servants”) combines Grenache with smaller,
Item Number: 13796