Yann Chave, Northern Rhône

Crozes Hermitage le Rouvre, 2013



Grape Varieties: Syrah

Chave’s 2013 Crozes Hermitage le Rouvre is a gorgeous wine that has uncommon depth and richness in its black currants, licorice, charcoal and chocolate-laced bouquet. Medium to full-bodied, concentrated, textured and with firm underlying tannin, it will benefit from a year or two in the cellar to let the tannin integrate 
Robert Parker: 92 points,