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Features by tag: #rhone

Looking for a bite.

Brotte La Grivelière Cotes Du Rhone Tete De Cuvee 2014 photographed by Jerry Hall on Winewaves & More.
  • Maison Brotte is pictured on the front label of this Cotes Du Rhone cuvee, named for the Thrush bird species that overpopulate this region of southern France and feast on vineyard grapes. While Brotte is known for producing Chateauneuf Du Pape, cheers for this negociant label which offers a taste of the region at a very accessible price. La Grivelière Tete De Cuvee 2014 opens with aromas of blueberry and raspberry filled doughnuts, and the palate carries through with aromatic fruit, warm spices plus a firm gravelly backbone that is looking for a fun bite to eat.
  • Full feature | Posted 2017-02-27.
  • Tags: #redwine | #france | #grenache | #rhone | #chickenwine

Climbing Mount Ventoux.

Caravinserail In Fine Ventoux Rose 2015 photographed by Jerry Hall on Winewaves & More.
  • Avignon's Caravinserail produces this striking Rosé on the southern slopes of the 6,273 foot Mount Ventoux, the vineyard elevation allowing slow ripening. Besides the origination of this wine, Mount Ventoux is also known as perhaps the most famous and feared of the great climbs of the Tour de France. In Fine is a delicious taste of Provence and a great buy.
  • Full feature | Posted 2017-02-16.
  • Tags: #rosewine | #france | #grenache | #rhone | #chickenwine

Pebbles, denim and wine for Popes.
Chateau Virgile Rosé 2015.

Château Virgile Costières De Nîmes Rosé 2015 photographed by Jerry Hall on Winewaves & More.
  • Costières De Nîmes is now part of the Rhône wine area, although wines have been made here for 2000+ years. This delightfully modern aromatic rosé is great by itself or the acidity will wash down rich bites in fashion.
  • Full feature | Posted 2016-07-26.
  • Tags: #rosewine | #france | #rhone | #grenache