Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2015

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MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS Call 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) • Visit us at • Complimentary delivery on all orders over $150 in NY and CT 58 NORTHERN RHONE Hermitage always seems to get the headlines, but the fact is that the Cote Rotie represents some of the most prestigious and age-worthy wines of the region. It's remarkably similar to Hermitage with its steep terraced vineyards, southern exposures and granite dominated soils. The biggest diference is cost, with excellent Cote Rotie on the market at a fraction of the Hermitage price. The sleeping gianT: coTe roTie louis Barruol Cote Rotie neve 2011 JR 92 » $79 "...a suave mix of depth and energy, with smoked meat and floral pastille nuances adding complexity. The sappy, exotically spicy, long finish shows excellent clarity and lift..." (1417039) Benetiere Cote Rotie Cordeloux 2012 JR 91 » $84 "Ripe dark berry and violet aromas are lifted and sharpened by notes of cracked pepper and smoky minerals. On the palate, gently sweet, deep black and blue fruit flavors...strong smoky persistence." (1417040) Pierre Jean villa Cote Rotie Carmina 2012 JR 92 » $85 "...exotically perfumed scents of ripe black and blue fruits, with sexy floral and incense nuances. Sappy and expansive on the palate, offering sweet black currant and cherry compote... Finishes spicy and very long..." (1417020) domaine Jamet Cote Rotie 2012 wA 96 » $165 "The 2012 Cote Rotie is smoking good and should be up with the top wines from this estate. Inky colored, full-bodied and beautifully concentrated..." (1417027)

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