2010 Evangile, 12x750ml

2010 Evangile, 12x750ml

Evangile 12x75cl

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Case size: 12 / Bottle size: 750ml

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Critics Score: 98

Publication: Robert Parker, Wine Advocate

Drinking Dates: 2016-2056

Another spectacular effort from L’Evangile, the 2010 is a close rival to the 2009 and should be fascinating to compare with that vintage over the next 30 or so years. Stunningly rich and black/purple in color, the 2010 L’Evangile offers up the tell-tale floral note as well as black raspberry jam intermixed with cassis and kirsch. There are also ethereal floral notes and a hint of background oak. The pH is slightly above average (3.7 versus the pH of 4.0 that the 2009 and 2000 possessed). This is a massive, rich, very impressive L’Evangile, and readers should take note of the “+” in my rating, which could certainly push this wine way up there. Remarkably, I was shocked when I learned that this wine was aged in 100% new oak, as the oak is a background element in this blockbuster l’Evangile. Forget it for 3-5 years, and drink it over the following 30-40.
Evangile
Case size:12x75cl
Region:bdxr
Vintage:2010