SAINT COSME COTES- DU- RHONE 2016 RHONE FRANCE

Posted On December 08, 2017

The 2016 Cotes- du- Rhone was Superb wine from mostly Syrah Grapes, blended from vineyards in Vinsobres and the Gard.
 
Sight/ Appearance
A clear wine on sight with medium plus intensity. Nice ruby color with decent purple hues, layered  texture.

Nose
Clean on the nose with medium plus intensity. Lovely floral and peppery aromas along with Chocolate, ripe Black Fruits  and Licorice. 

Palate
It is a dry wine with medium plus acidity and medium tannin. A very nice medium to full bodied wine with medium plus intensity. Spicy notes of star anise, cloves, white pepper and black pepper. 

Finish
This wine has a medium and soft finish. A very good wine which can be drunk now or if you wish, you can keep it further for few more years, may be 5-6 years more.

Overall Rating
Sweetness: Dry
Acidity: Medium +
Tannin: Medium

 
Suggestive Foods:
BBQ Dishes
Grilled Meat
Cured Meat Dishes

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