St Joseph 2010: panel tasting results

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There's 'something for everyone' in this hugely positive tasting, with a raft of good-value, approachable food-friendly wines - the best mirroring the purity and elegance of Burgundy. See the top 20 wines from our St Joseph panel tasting here...
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St Joseph 2010, M&S Ogier d’Ampuis
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M&S Ogier d’Ampuis
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 16.5 Simon Field MW 17.5 John Livingstone-Learmonth 18
Opulent plum and blackberry nose, with a meat stock note, violets and bacon reminding one of a Côte-Rôtie. The palate is wreathed in expensive oak, but has considerable weight, concentration, length and power and a pleasingly peppery finish. Requires robust foods to partner with
such as game.
Price £17.50 H2Vin
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 13%

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