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ROCHES NOIRES 2017 AC Saint-Chinian-Roquebrun
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CAVE DE ROQUEBRUN
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Very deep intense purple colour. Complex, intense, rather cedary, mocha-chocolate nose along with Intense, rich, ripe plum purée fruit. Dry, medium-full bodied, harmonious, quite well structured, slightly spicy, slightly baked, intense, ripe plummy-cherry purée flavours with some mocha-chocolate notes on the lingering, savoury, mineral-tinged, cedary finish. A hefty 14% alcohol blend of 60% Syrah, 20% Mourvedre and 20% Grenache has 4 g/L residual sugar with lot number 20060 on the front label. CSPC 251637
Type Red Table Wine
Agent Eur Int
Country France
Region Languedoc
Rating **+(89 points)
Complex, Ripe, Solid, Mocha-Cocolate
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: 60% Syrah, 20% Mourvedre, 20% Grenache. A punchy wine with restrained floral, spice and blueberry aromas. The palate has some depth with well-integrated oak and touches of garrigue and tobacco. Score - 90 (Decanter World Wine Awards, 2019) Price $ 24.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 25, 2020
Cases bought 199 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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