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, Domaine Bernard Gripa Le Berceau
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Domaine Bernard Gripa, Le Berceau
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 17.5 Simon Field MW 17.5John Livingstone-Learmonth 17
Cerebral nose with floral and spicy notes to the black fruit, and a whiff of white pepper. Concentrated palate with a kernel of sweet fruit and lush, chewy tannins. Not fully integrated yet but has welcome swagger and persistence.
Price £37 The Wine Society, Vine Trail
Drink 2014–2024
Alc 13.5%