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Côtes du Rhône Guigal  2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle
Côtes du Rhône Guigal  2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle Côtes du Rhône Guigal  2015 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Côtes du Rhône Guigal 2015

Le côtes-du-rhône de Guigal est une valeur sûre, au rapport qualité/prix imbattable, qui exalte une expression fruitée de la syrah et du grenache. A ouvrir immédiatement sur vos charcuteries ou viandes blanches.

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Lot Description: Côtes du Rhône Guigal 2015

Lot description

  • Quantity 1 Bottle
  • Level:1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 good appearance
  • Origin: Producer
  • Recoverable VAT: Yes
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • Custom Seal : no

Information about the wine

  • Country/Region: Rhône
  • Appellation/Wine: Côtes du Rhône
  • Producer/Owner: Guigal
  • Vintage: 2015
  • Color: Red
  • Grape variety: 60% Syrah, 35% Grenache, 5% Mourvèdre
  • Service temperature (in °C): 16

Information about the producer

  • Viticulture: Sustainable farming
  • Volume: 3500000 bottles
  • Yield (in hl/ha): 41
  • Intensity : Classic
  • Dominant aroma : Black fruit
  • Tasting occasion : Gastronomic wine
  • Guigal's famous Côtes du Rhône has a generous nose, marked by aromas of black berries and spices. A direct and well-balanced wine in the mouth, with an attractive aromatic intensity and soft tannins. An indulgent, elegant wine, ready to drink. This Côtes du Rhône has been recognised by Bettane and Desseauve who, in their 2016 guide, were quick to acknowledge the excellence and consistent quality of this cuvée.

    Located in Ampuis, the cradle of the Côte-Rôtie, Domaine Guigal was founded in 1946 by Etienne Guigal. Guigal has contributed enormously to putting this appellation on the map, an appellation that was nearly lost to the phylloxera crisis at the close of the 19th century, the economic crisis of 1929 and the the two World Wars. In 1961, the young Marcel Guigal took over the reins. Driven by a desire to produce high quality wines, this young vigneron undeniably changed the perception of Côte-Rôtie wines. Nowadays, the brilliant enologist Philippe Guigal – son of Marcel – runs the domain. The house produces three cuvées “prestige” - La Landonne, La Mouline et La Turque – a sublime trilogy which wine connoisseurs go mad for. The vineyard now also runs over to the Rhone valley’s prestigious appellations of Côte-Rôtie, Condrieu, Saint-Joseph, Hermitage, Gigondas, Crozes-Hermitage. They are all vinified and matured in the cellars of Ampuis. Marel Guigal and his son Philippe continue to devote considerable care to all of the winemaking process: low-intervention viticulture, work done entirely by hand, given the parcel’s situation on a 45 degree slope, vinification in temperature-controlled, stainless steel vats, élevage in new oak barrels for 42 months, to allow the wine to fully develop its aromas etc. The headquarters of the domain is the Château d'Ampuis, a jewel of the Renaissance which is listed as a Historic Monument. The Guigal signature is one of the most emblematic of the Rhone valley, it shines for its infallible constancy and rigorous grape production.
    *The above information describes the wine and is not vintage specific.

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Further information

  • Service temperature16°
  • Peak -
Up for grabs 150 euro 2019