The 1997 Crozes-Hermitage Thalabert (a 32- day cuvaison) is made in a tannic, vin du gard style with a saturated ruby/purple color, copious cassis fruit, and notes of smoked herbs, Asian spices, and earth. Powerful and muscular, it requires 4-5 years of cellaring, and will last for 15+ years.
This diverse collection has a little bit to offer everyone. From Burgundy to Bordeaux, California to vintage Port, the bottles from this Canadian collector was stored meticulously in his cellar. As sometimes happens the collectors preferences have shifted, making these stunning bottles available for us to offer our clients.