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, Maxime Gaillard Equis
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Maxime Gaillard, Equis
Decanter average score:
17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 18.5 Simon Field MW 16 John Livingstone-Learmonth 16.5
Crushed blackberry nose – vibrant, with stylish oak and hints of laurel, olive and charcuterie. Sleek and polished, the palate moves steadily, with a gentle wash of black fruit, and an iodine tang in its late moments. This has good potential with elegant acidity completing the picture.
Price £17.50 H2Vin
Drink 2013–2022
Alc 13%

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