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croze

 (krōz)
n.
A groove inside the end of a barrel or cask into which the head is set.

[French creux, from Old French crues, groove, from Vulgar Latin *crosus, perhaps of Celtic origin.]

croze

(krəʊz)
n
1. (Crafts) the recess cut at the end of a barrel or cask to receive the head
2. (Tools) a tool for cutting this recess
[C17: probably from Old French crues a hollow]
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WM Morrison Crozes Hermitage 2015, France (PS11, Morrisons) A SAVOURY and sophisticated Rhone red that scooped three silver medals, this syrah (shiraz) shows plenty of class, with rich blackberry, black cherry and violets driven by firm tannins, pepper and spice, balanced by fine acidity.
WM Morrison Crozes Hermitage 2015, France (PS11, Morrisons) SAVOURY and sophisticated Rhone red that scooped three silver medals, this syrah (shiraz) shows plenty of class, with rich blackberry, black cherry and violets driven by firm tannins, pepper and spice, balanced en Barica 2016, Spain (PS12.
Guests will be able to sample dishes such as the atlantic crab and avocado tartar paired with a glass of Belleruche white from the Rhone Valley, veal chop morel sauce and gratin dauphinois, paired with Crozes Hermitage red, and to finish - French shortbread with lemon and raspberries matched with Billecart Salmon Champagne Rose.
Experts from Tain l'Hermitage in northern Rhone, home to the famous Co-Operative where they make great value Crozes Hermitage, have been to Australia to test their Shiraz and yes, it's the same grape.
Moving up the scale, Les Fees Brunes is a Crozes Hermitage with plenty of fragrant black fruits and elegance (widely available at pounds 15.
Moving up scale a Crozes Hermitage is teriffic value, and then onto the most distinguished Gigondas, Vacqueyras, Cornas, St Joseph, and perhaps a Chateauneuf du Pape.
It also includes much interesting equipment: a twisted array of corkscrews, cooper's tools such as crozes and adzes, and mysterious instruments including an ebulliometer (which measures alcohol content).
PS10 TO PS20 Wm Morrison Crozes Hermitage 2015, France (PS11, Morrisons) A savoury and sophisticated Rhone red that scooped three silver medals, this syrah (shiraz) shows plenty of class, with rich blackberry, black cherry and violets driven by firm tannins, pepper and spice, balanced by fine acidity.
For those of more modest means Crozes Hermitage offers value.
First of four shirazes this week is a Crozes Hermitage selling at pounds 9.
The producers all make blended wines such as basic Cotes du Rhone and Crozes Hermitage that are a much more affordable.