Cave de Tain - Hermitage - red - 2014 - 750 ml
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WHAT THE CRITICS ARE SAYING
“The 2014s are certainly high quality and are perfect for drinking. The 2014 Hermitage Grand Classique from the Cave de Tain sports a deep, inky color as well as rich, concentrated aromas and flavors of blackcurrants, roasted herbs, scorched earth and licorice. It's a classic, medium-bodied, focused Hermitage that will be better with short-term cellaring and drink well for a decade.”Jeb Dunnuck, Wine Advocate
At the foot of the famous Hermitage hillside, the Cave de Tain l'Hermitage cooperative produces five appellation contrôlée wines, namely Hermitage, Crozes-Hermitage, St-Joseph, Cornas and St-Péray. Cave de Tain also owns a 21-hectare domaine within the prestigious Hermitage appellation. The Cave has established an enviable reputation for authentic wines bearing the full character of their individual terroirs, bringing out the best through careful and non-intrusive vinification methods.
Speaking at the inauguration of the new cellars, Jancis Robinson said "Cave de Tain has always been managed with a true passion for the production of quality wines and extensive consumer insight. It is one of the best cooperative wineries in France, but also one of the best producers of northern Côtes-du-Rhône wines."
From: France, Rhône, Northern Rhône, Hermitage