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2015 Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone Rouge

2015 Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone Rouge

91 Points John Caro
2015 Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone Rouge
91 Points John Caro

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From a superb vintage, this delicious Cotes du Rhone is expertly made. Xavier Vignon is the dream machine for the modern consumer, un-burdened by his own vineyards he focusses on sourcing the very best fruit for each of his delicious cuvees. This one is packed with lush dark fruit and condiment flavours. Stunning value - grab this!

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$21.99 in mixed 6+ or $24.99 per bottle

Overview

Grape

60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and Mourvedre

Its Origins

For the last 15 years, oenologist Xavier Vignon has become internationally known for being the winemaker of several of the best domaines in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and the Rhone, such as Le Nerthe, Marcoux and Grand Veneur. In 2002 some friends (who are wine importers) asked him if he can create his own wine. Choosing amongst the best wines he has made, he creates Rhône wines of different vintages and appellations. His ideal wine is easy to understand, modern, powerful and great value for money. Before settling up in Rhône Valley, Xavier worked as a winemaker in Alsace, Champagne (Moët & Chandon), Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, Burgundy and Languedoc-Roussillon.

What The Critics Say

91/100 Parker's Wine advocate, Jeb Dunnuck (2014 vintage)

"Shockingly good and a wine to seek out, the 2014 Côtes du Rhône is 65% Grenache, 20% Mourvèdre and 15% Syrah that was brought up in a mix of barrels and concrete tanks. Jammy black cherries, blackberries, ground pepper and bouquet garni emerge from this rich, decadent, loaded 2014 that’s perfect for drinking over the coming 2-4 years."

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Grenache Syrah Mourvedre Blend

  • Colour

    Red

  • Region

    Rhone

  • Closure

    Cork

  • Volume

    750ml

  • Alcohol

    14.50%

This Wine Goes Well With

with BBQ
with BEEF
with GAME

Taste

3

Delivery & Returns

We deliver throughout New Zealand and to some locations overseas. Our deliveries are made by trusted third party carriers. For further details on prices and delivery options please go to DELIVERY INFORMATION section of our site.

If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order or you suspect that they may be affected by a quality issue, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will remedy the problem straight away. Contact us on 0800 422 767.

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