laying-down2015 Hermitage Rouge, Le Gréal, Domaine Marc Sorrel

Product: 2015-0750-00-8006925
  • Wine Advocate
  • For laying down


The famous neologism which marries the Greffieux and Meal sites also weds elegance and complexity, the wine-trade’s favourite descriptors. They are far from mis-placed here; the 2015 has 10% of Marsanne added to lend a certain feminine charm to an otherwise imperiously robust wine, a wine that will open up over the next decade or so. M Sorrel, for whatever reason, describes the appearance of this wine in terms of ‘Chinese ink E I shall ask for elucidation on my next visit.

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[] Wine Advocate:: 97+/100
Bottle Price 75cl $1,615.00