Xavier Vins Crozes Hermitage 2011 夏維雅酒莊 歌羅斯 艾米塔茲
For the last 15 years, oenologist Xavier Vignon has become internationally known for being the winemaker of several of the best domaines in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and around. In 2002, he chose amongst the best wines he has made, he created a blend Rhône with different vintages, and different appellations. His ideal wine is, easy to understand, modern, powerful and a great value for money. 100% Xavier was born.
Xavier is indeed a flying wine maker who has consulted many famous producers in cote Du Rhone and Languedoc such as Marcoux (98 points), La Nerthe (95), Mordoree (98) and Grand Veneur. As Xavier Vignon wishes to keep his main work, which is managing his laboratory, he associates with two partners in 2007, in order to be able to develop his "Xavier wines".
Country Origin 原產地:
Rhone Valley 隆尼河谷
Varietal Grape 葡萄品種:
100% Syrah originating from old vines
The nose reveals elegant floral aromas including violets as well as black fruits, liquorice and subtle spicy hints. The barrel ageing bring some discreet and elegant notes of vanilla and smoke. In the mouth, the attack is fresh while the mid palate remains round and generous. This wines shows a nice balance with a good acidity. Good length with floral aromas.