Brilliant orange. Aromas of tangerine, strawberry and fresh flowers show very good clarity and a subtle mineral flourish. Juicy and sharply focused on the palate, offering sappy red berry flavors that put on weight with air. Fleshy, smooth and dry, finishing with tight focus and minerally persistence.
|Format:||12 x 750ml|
|Region:||Lirac, Southern Rhone|
91 POINTS, WINE ADVOCATE
The 2014 Lirac La Dame Rousse tastes just like the Cuvee de la Reine des Bois, only slightly less concentrated and more forward, with medium-bodied richness and a silky, polished feel on the palate. It’s a smoking value that readers need to seek out.
This is not a new Cuvée but it was not sold in France until recently. The largest part of the Bret Brothers' Mâcon-Villages is a blend of barrels of Viré-Clessé «...
From a single vineyard of Chardonnay vines ranging in age from 30 to 100, this east-facing plot of organic and biodynamic vines creates a fantastic example of top Macon wine....