Original
11 Ratings
Paul Jaboulet Aine Hermitage La Chapelle

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Region

HermitageRhôneFrance

Wine Description

(1997 Vintage) Port-like aromas of black cherry, roasted currant and smoky oak. Extraordinarily silky and seamless in the mouth, with uncanny texture and great suavity. Extremely long on the finish, with the tannins buried in fruit.

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 133
  • Wine Spectator
    (1998 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Wine Advocate
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 07/17/2013