1995 Cote Rotie Cote Blonde

Rostaing; Rene

94Average Score
Red
Bts
  1. LA
    Label: Damaged
1 Immediate | 0 Marketplace
Duty Paid
£183.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
94
Critic Notes

From a vintage that produced classic, structured and focused reds, the 1995 Cote Rotie Cote Blonde came from miniscule yields of 18 hectoliters and offers a gorgeous bouquet of sweet dark fruits, tobacco leaf, olive tapenade and mint. About as classic an expression of this incredible terroir as you’re likely to find, it has full-bodied richness, superb concentration, and a seamless, silky texture. It’s drinking brilliantly today, and can be consumed anytime over the coming decade. Feb 2015, www.robertparker.com

Score: 94-/100Jeb Dunnuck

“Slightly muted on the nose and this is showing some very nice development. More restrained and with less make up that the Guigal, this is a terroir wine. Now mature, this shows tobacco, sweet oak and black olives, is superbly balanced and shows the Cote Rotie’s slightly feminine style really well.”

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Product details
Country
France
Region
Rhone
Sub-region
Cote Rotie
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Rhone
Sub-region
Cote Rotie
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
13%
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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