Chene Bleu Heloise 2009 750ml - SPIRITED Wines
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Chene Bleu Heloise 2009 750ml
SKU: 46953

Chene Bleu Heloise 2009

  • wa94
  • ws92

750ml
$110.00
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Category Red Wine
Varietals
Region France, Vin de Pays d'Oc
Brand Chene Bleu
Alcohol/vol 15%
Appearance: Deep ruby-red. Aroma: Concentrated and rich, with notes of mocha, vanilla, toasted almonds and truffle. Mouth Feel: Rich and concentrated; full-bodied with silky tannins and notes of ripe, red fruits; a long and rich finish. Food Pairing: A generous and intense wine, Héloïse is ideally suited to enjoy with lamb, red meat and roasted vegetables.
Wine Advocate
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Possessing a lit bit of a Cote Rotie-like bouquet of sweet raspberry, peach pit, violets, vanilla bean and mint, the 2009 Heloise is gorgeous and seamless on the palate, with medium to full-bodied richness, ultra-fine tannin structure and a light, graceful and elegant texture that carries through the finish. Made from 60% Syrah, 36% Grenache and 4% Viognier, all of which spent 18 months in barrel, it's already drinking beautifully, and while I see no reason to delay gratification, this beauty will have 10-15 years of longevity.

Jeb Dunnuck, March 3, 2016
Wine Spectator
  • ws92

This has heft and cut, with blueberry, plum and black currant fruit. Charcoal and graphite notes impart spine, driving everything through the violet- and mesquite-framed finish. Combines power and freshness. Syrah, Grenache and Viognier. Best from 2015 through 2022. 250 cases imported.

James Molesworth, November 15, 2014