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E. Guigal Cote Rotie Blonde Et Brune 2013 750ml

Rated 90 - Already bottled and just about on the market, the 2013 Côte Rôtie Brune et Blonde possesses a medium-bodied, fresh, focused style to...
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E. Guigal Cote Rotie Chateau D'ampuis 2011 750ml

Rated 94 - Very focused, with a lovely beam of lightly steeped red currant, bitter cherry and plum fruit flavors that glides atop singed cedar,...
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E. Guigal Cote Rotie Chateau D'ampuis 2013 750ml

Rated 95 - Solidly built, with a compact core of steeped currant and plum fruit flavors liberally laced with singed alder, leather and tar notes....
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E. Guigal Cote Rotie La Mouline 2011 750ml

Rated 98 - Starting out the single vineyards and bottled in February (after over four years in new oak barrels), the 2011 Cote Rotie la Mouline is...
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E. Guigal Cote Rotie La Turque 2011 750ml

Rated 97 - Deeper in color than the la Mouline, the deep ruby/purple 2011 Cote Rotie la Turque offers more dark fruits, tapenade, graphite and...
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E. Guigal Cotes Du Rhone 2013 750ml

Rated 89-91 - The 2013 Côtes du Rhône, which is scheduled to be bottled in November, is a bigger, richer wine than I remember and has tons of...
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E. Guigal Cotes Du Rhone Blanc 2015 375ml

Rated 91 - Another terrific white is the 2015 Côtes du Rhône Blanc, a cuvée that continues to over-deliver in just about every vintage. Tasting...
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E. Guigal Cotes Du Rhone Blanc 2015 750ml

Rated 91 - Another terrific white is the 2015 Côtes du Rhône Blanc, a cuvée that continues to over-deliver in just about every vintage. Tasting...
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E. Guigal Ex Voto Rouge 2013 750ml

Rated 94-97 - This was another excellent showing for the 2013 Hermitage Ex Voto and this elegant, medium to full-bodied release offers straight-up...
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E. Guigal Ex Voto White 2013 750ml

Rated 97 - The 2013 Hermitage Ex Voto Blanc is a head-turner that offers sensational notes of buttered stone fruits, charcoal, toasted bread,...
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E. Guigal Gigondas 2012 375ml

Rated 89-92 - Still not yet bottled, the 2012 Gigondas showed considerably better this go around and I’m confident it will end up being an...
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E. Guigal Hermitage Blanc 2012 750ml

Rated 94 - Showing similar to last year, the 2012 Hermitage Blanc (which doesn’t include the grapes that went into the Ex Voto) is a fabulous...
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E. Guigal St. Joseph 2014 750ml

Rated 88-90 - Not yet bottled, the 2014 St Joseph is another charmer from this vintage that is perfect for near-term drinking and restaurant wine...
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E. Guigal St. Joseph Lieu Dit 2014 750ml

Rated 90-92 - Scheduled to be bottled just after my visit, the 2014 St Joseph Lieu Dit St Joseph is a solid step up over the classic St Joseph...

France Rhone Valley

Year in, year out, France enjoys its prestigious reputation as the producer of the finest wines in the world. With a wine making history which spans several thousand years and owes its expertise to the Romans, it comes as little surprise that this most highly esteemed of the Old World wine countries continues to impress and enchant both novices and experts to this day. Despite the rise in quality of wines from neighboring European countries, not to mention the New World, the French wine industry continues to boom, with up to eight billion bottles being produced in recent years. However, France prides itself on always putting quality before quantity, and the wide range in fine produce is a testament to the dedication and knowledge of the wineries across the country. Indeed, from rich and complex reds to light and aromatic white wines, French wines are as varied and interesting as they are enjoyable to drink, making this country a firm favorite for wine lovers across the globe.

The Rhone Valley of southern France is a particularly fascinating wine region, with a history that stretches back to at least six hundred BCE, when the ancient Greeks first began cultivating vines there. The region itself is split into two distinct sub-regions, with the northern sub-region being famed for its production of exceptional Syrah, Marsanne, Roussane and Viognier wines, packed full of interesting character and expressing the terroir found there. The southern sub-region is home to an enormous variety of grapes, and produces red, white and rosé wines, and some of the world's most famous and adored blended wines. The continental climate of the region is ideal for growing grapes, and the winds which blow from the Central Massif help temper the heat in the vineyards, leading to very ripe fruits holding plenty of flavor.