1997 Chapoutier Cotes Du Rhone Belleruche

    Cotes du Rhone, Southern Rhone,
    $14. 99 Bottle
    $179.88 Dozen
    Closure: Cork

    A rather indifferent red from Chapoutier. Medium body, brick red colour. On the nose subtle earthy leather notes followed by spice, plum and stewed fruits. Light, dilute palate flavours of leather and stewed fruits. Slightly firmish tannins. A quaffer. Cellar 1-2 years.