Hermitage is perhaps the most enduringly prestigious of all Rhone Valley appellations.
Stephen Tanzer (ST): 93
"Exotic aromas of candied peach, menthol, tea and spices. Supersweet, ripe and complex, with suggestions of lemon verbena and garrigue. At once exotic and powerful, with firm structure and little obvious heat showing today. Finishes extremely long and shapely, with exotic suggestions of oriental spices. Serve this with spicy Asian dishes ..."