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Cave de Rasteau 'La Domeliere' Rasteau, Rhone Valley France
91 Points

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Region: Rhone Valley Rasteau
Vintage: 2015
BC: $21.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -645655
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WineScores' Review

Fragrant, supple, persistent.
This Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre blend ccomes from the newish AOC, Rasteau, which is found just above Chateauneuf-du-Pape in the Southern Rhone Valley.
It is a wonderfully succulent wine, offering roasted cherries, blueberries, sarsaparilla, mocha and toffee with a bouquet of lilacs and freesia blossoms. Supple and substantive on the palate; plump purple fruits, mocha, spice, wild botanicals and bacon fat flavours lead to a lengthy espresso finish.
Pair: Roasted red meats, game birds, aged goat cheese and hearty pastas.

Pairs great with Gone Crackers Parmesan & Rosemary
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Cheese - Goat, Good First Impressions, Italian Food, French Food, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2017-02-08 13:39:20.0


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