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Another fine one from M. Chapoutier. Deep & fruity like P. Jaboulet’s Grand Pompée from same year, and with the same meal…

Rich and deep Alsatian white, but not overpowering – stood up quite well to spiced red pepper sauce with saffron flavoured couscous.

This was a very rich wine but I was cooking when I drank it so I didn’t spend enough time paying attention to it. …

Deep & fruity Rhône from one of the big names – nice. Drank a second bottle a couple of months later and it was …