Thursday, February 8, 2018

Recently Tasted Northern Rhônes Part X -- 2014, 2015, and 2016: Domaine des 4 Vents, Balthazar, Belle, Burgaud, Clape, Curtat, Darnaud, Durand

All wines below are red unless otherwise indicated. 

2015 and 2016 both are looking like spectacular vintages with more power to the 2015s, a little more freshness to the 2016s, to make a gross generalization; and the 2014s from the proper addresses are not to be snubbed, either. But as always, be aware that your producer is your best guide.

Earlier reviews of Northern Rhônes are herehere, here here,  here hereherehere, and here

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