90/100 - Vacqueyras 'Louis Bernard' red 2016
'Louis Bernard's 2016 Vacqueyras features subtle garrigue and demure red-fruit aromas on the nose, followed by a full-bodied wine with ample tannins and hints of clove and allspice. It's firm yet ripe, with a long finish....
91/100 - Châteauneuf du Pape red 'Louis Bernard' 2016
'solid, with a core of raspberry and plum pâte de fruit notes that expands nicely as singed apple wood and red licorice flavors fill in through the finish. Offers a fleshy feel and good energy. Best from...
92/100 - Gigondas 'Louis Bernard' 2016
'Hints of garrigue accent ripe cherry and stone fruit aromas, while the full-bodied palate is creamy and supple in texture. It's already so drinkable, so sexy, that I question its ability to age, so enjoy it over the next 6-7...
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- Châteauneuf du Pape 'Louis Bernard' 2016 - 89/100 points
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Sylvain Jean, the head winemaker, is the guarantor of the « Louis Bernard » style, which is very much focused on Grenache, the king of grapes in the southern Rhône Valley.
He explains the main characteristics of the 2017 vintage : "...a record...
'The Southern Rhône has two solid vintages in the pipeline; the elegant and lively 2015s and the deeper, richer, truly profound 2016s.'www.jebdunnuck.com
90-92 Châteauneuf du Pape 'Louis Bernard' 2016 has a surprisingly modern bouquet, yet backs it up with...