Crozes-Hermitage Guigal 2017 - Lot of 1 Bottle
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Crozes-Hermitage Guigal 2017

  • Yellow fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:White
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Rich

Le crozes-hermitage blanc de Guigal a pour lui la finesse et l'élégance. A déguster dans les deux ans à venir, il s'alliera parfaitement sur vos poissons et viandes blanches. More info

This white Crozes-Hermitage undergoes 12 months' élevage, part of which is in wood. It has a golden yellow colour and a nose featuring aromas of white flowers (hawthorn, acacia). In the mouth, this cuvée is refined and elegant, with a beautiful, big rounded richness.

Crozes-Hermitage Guigal serve at a temperature of 12°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Bar en croûte, Risotto aux langoustines épicées, Palourdes farcies.

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Crozes-Hermitage Guigal

    Cuvée presentation

    This white Crozes-Hermitage undergoes 12 months' élevage, part of which is in wood. It has a golden yellow colour and a nose featuring aromas of white flowers (hawthorn, acacia). In the mouth, this cuvée is refined and elegant, with a beautiful, big rounded richness.

    Information about domain Guigal

    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.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 good appearance
    • Origin: Producer
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Rhône
    • Appellation/Wine: Crozes-Hermitage
    • Producer/Owner: Guigal
    • Vintage: 2017
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 12°
    • Viticulture: Sustainable farming 
    • Intensity: Rich
    • Dominant aroma: Yellow fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 95% Marsanne, 5% Roussanne
    Crozes-Hermitage Guigal
    Crozes-Hermitage Guigal

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