• 2017 La Ripaille

Domaine Du Collier

2017 La Ripaille

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Notes from the importer… Andrew Guard.
'Antoine Foucaults’ 2017 Saumur Rouge La Ripaille follows the magical form of this wine and like the 2016 it glows in the glass and displays deep set aromas of concentrated blackberry, cassis and attractive leafy notes. Exquisite, and as with all his wines, Antoine has captured a wonderful dimension in this wine that comes across like a hypothetical blend of Volnay (silky, silky) and Saint-Émilion (depth, substance). Sumptuousness aligned to elegance follows, displaying a rich mineral depth and a superb sense of fruit and tannin sweetness that only the best wines do. As attractive as it is to drink now it will probably reach it's peak in 10-20 years, maybe longer…