France : Rhone : Cornas
FULL-BODIED, RED/BLACK FRUIT, FLORAL, SMOKY, NEUTRAL OAK
Great balance with powerful structure. Wonderful nose of dark fruit, sage, and tobacco. Flavors of cassis, plum, black olive, and earth. Serious minerality. A bottle to lay down and open in 5 years, and even better in 10.
FRANCE : RHONE VALLEY : NORTHERN RHONE : CROZES-HERMITAGE
MEDIUM BODIED, DARK FRUIT, FLORAL, SPICE, ELEGANT, NEUTRAL OAK
Lauded as the top Crozes producer on the planet, Graillot's status has risen steadily, having founded his domaine in 1985. It reveals blackberry, dark cherries, spicy (clove and pepper), and violet flavors. It is elegant and delicate with a medium bodied weight.
FOOD PAIRING: Roasted Duck, Lamb Ragu
FRANCE : RHONE : CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
FRANCE : RHONE : S. RHONE : CHATEAUNEUF-DU-PAPE
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre, Counoise
France : Rhone : Cotes du Rhone
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre
MEDIUM BODIED, RED FRUIT, FRESH, PEPPER, NEUTRAL OAK