Winery: Domaine Jean-Louis Chave
Regional styles: Northern Rhône Saint-Joseph
Food pairing: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer, venison), Poultry
Fleshy in feel, with plum sauce and steeped cherry and raspberry notes gliding along over a backbone of bittersweet cocoa. There’s a good chalky spine buried on the finish and solid, latent length. Built for the cellar.