Emmanuel Darnaud 2018 La Dardouille (Saint-Joseph)

Aromas of sun-drenched cassis, smoke and granite introduce this powerful, concentrated Syrah. Sourced from the La Dardouille lieu dit and matured 15 months in wood (no new oak), it's a bold, boisterous expression of Saint-Joseph. Juicy black-cherry and blackberry flavors are balanced keenly by zippy acidity and a fragrant violet finish. Soft, silky tannins make the wine appealing young but it should drink at peak through 2030 and hold further. Anna Lee C. Iijima

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  • Alcohol
    15%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    Fruit of the Vines, Inc
  • Date Published
    10/1/2021
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