Boutinot Séguret Les Coteaux Schisteux 2016
|Region||France, Rhone, Cotes du Rhone-Villages|
An impressive, classic Séguret - about as good as Côtes du Rhône Villages gets! The nose is as explosive, plush and opulent as ever, layered with suggestions of exotic spices, cracked black pepper and streaked with vanilla. The palate is instantly appealing, polished and smooth on entry but steeped in depth and texture as the flavours swirl around, lengthen and delight. The lasting impression is satisfying - a big and opulent Grenache-driven wine with obvious oak quality, great structure, length and finish. Pair with big hearty casseroles and juicy meat dishes, or be really adventurous and try it with a Thai Massaman curry...