2016 Guigal Cotes Du Rhone RedBlend from France
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Eye : Deep and dark red. Shiny. Nose : Fresh fruits with red berries and spices. Palate : Full, round and racy. Rounded and smooth tannins. A full-bodied, rich and intensly aro...
- 90-92 Jeb Dunnuck - jebdunnuck.com
- 89-91 Wine Advocate - Wine Advocate
- 88 Wine Spectator
90-92 Jeb Dunnuck - jebdunnuck.com
Not yet bottled, the 2016 Cotes du Rhoe is more full-bodied and generous, with a layered, ripe, sexy style. Its has similar aromatics to the 2015 yet cuts a wider path across the palate.
89-91 Wine Advocate - Wine Advocate
At the moment, the 2016 Cotes du Rhone is more complex than the impressive 2015, offering up hints of plum, cassis and mulberry as well as savory notes of leather and spice. It looks like back-to-back winning vintages for this workhorse cuvee.
88 Wine Spectator
Direct, with juicy bramble, blackberry and black licorice notes mixed together. Light cedar hints thread the finish. Drink now. 100,000 cases imported. --JM
Eye : Deep and dark red. Shiny. Nose : Fresh fruits with red berries and spices. Palate : Full, round and racy. Rounded and smooth tannins. A full-bodied, rich and intensly aromatic wine. Overall : Full with a long finish and plenty of elegance and finesse due to the well balanced tannins and fruit.
|Sub-Region||Cotes du Rhone|
90-92 - Jeb Dunnuck - jebdunnuck.com
89-91 - Wine Advocate - Wine Advocate
88 - Wine Spectator
|Varietal(s)||Syrah / Shiraz, Grenache / Garnacha, Mourvedre / Mataro / Monastrell / Garrut|
|Taste||currant, blueberry, blackberry, strawberry, black currant, dust, leather, blackberry , violet , oak , smoke , toast and vanilla|
|Nose||spice box, cedar, dark fruit, vanilla, toast, smoke, tobacco, red fruit, thyme , clove , cinnamon , black pepper and mint|