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E. Guigal Hermitage Ex Voto Blanc

Wine Details

Vineyard

E. Guigal

Varietal

Viognier

Style

White

Region

France

Wine Description

(2005 Vintage) "Light gold. A stunning bouquet offers powerful pear, peach pit, anise, salty minerality and a huge wallop of smoky peat-this smells like an Islay whisky! Painfully concentrated pit fruit flavors are complemented by orange peel, clove and smoked meat, but there's an elegance to this that's reminiscent of a top-notch Burgundy. A simply remarkable wine, with uncanny complexity and depth of flavor."-International Wine Cellar 96-98 "Along with the late Thomas Jefferson, Guigal has always believed th...

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  • Wine Advocate
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: (96-98) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2003 Vintage)