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"Domaine & Maison Les Alexandrins" came into being with the collaboration of three figures of the Northern Rhone Valley: Nicolas Jaboulet, 6th generation of a winegrowing family in Tain l’Hermitage since 1834, Guillaume Sorrel, son of Marc Sorrel of Domaine Sorrel in Hermitage, and Alexandre Caso, specialist in the terroirs of the Northern Rhone. They came together in 2012 when Nicolas Jaboulet (head of Maison Nicolas Perrin founded in 2007) and Guillaume Sorrel along with Alexandre Caso (who...
- 93 Points -
Youthfully vibrant, with cassis, cherry preserve and raspberry coulis notes streaming along, picking up anise, violet and black tea accents along the way. Lovely focus through the finish, with a mineral edge well-embedded in the fruit. Best from 2017 through 2027. 250 cases made.See detailed press review
- 17.5 -
Jancis Robinson, October 2014
Cask sample. 10% in new oak for 15 months.
Mid crimson. Pale rim. Light and lively with good energy though much more open and readable than most Hermitages. Easy peasy but good freshness and attack.