Notes of incense, flowers, graphite and menthol all emerge from the 2015 Saint Joseph. This medium to full-bodied 2015 has stunning purity and elegance, nicely integrated acidity, and will cruise in the cellar for over a decade. 92-94/100.
Galloni's Vinous.com: 89-91/100. Bright violet. Aromas of cherry, cassis and peppery spices are sharpened by a zesty mineral nuance. Juicy and focused on the palate, showing good depth to the smoke-accented dark fruit and violet pastille flavors. Harmonious tannins shape the nicely persistent finish, which features a touch of cracked pepper and lingering smokiness.