Vacqueyras "Olivier Ravoire" 2015
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-8010
Varietals: Grenache 80%, Syrah 20%
Visual aspect: Shiny colour with purplish-blue hues.
Olfactory description: Intense nose, suggestive of red fruits, with smoked touches in the background.
Tasting: Potent mouth, supple and concentrated with blended tannins, characterised by pleasantly persistent aromas.
Cotes du Rhone Villages Red ''Olivier Ravoire'' Plan de Dieu 2016
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-2010
70% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 10% Mourvedre
Deep and quite intense garnet colour. Complex nose with hints of mild spices, figs and liquorice. Rich mouthfeel with generous and silky tannins. A wine offering good length on the palate; combining opulence and elegance.
Cotes du Rhone White ''Olivier Ravoire'' 2017
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-W-1010
Varietals: 30% Grenache, 30% Viognier, 20% Clairette, 20% Roussanne
Visual aspect: translucent yellow colour with golden hues.
Olfactory description: Enchanting nose, white flesh fruits with smoky notes.
Tasting: A white wine balanced between finesse and corpulence, full and aromatic. A prolonged finale will enchant all connoisseurs of superb white wines from the South of France.
Cote Rotie ''Olivier Ravoire'' 2015
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-4010
Varietals: 95% Syrah, 5% Viognier
Deep ruby red colour. Harmoniously complex bouquet, opening on floral and empyreumatic (roasted) notes. Concentrated mouthfeel with silky tannins; pleasantly balanced with aromas of violets, vanilla, and pepper.
Chateauneuf du Pape ''Ceps des Papes'' 2014
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-6010
Varietals: 80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, 5% Mourvèdre, 5% Cinsault
Deep garnet red colour with amber hues. Complex nose yielding aromas of red fruit (cherry), spices (liquorice, pepper) and underwood. Potent and well-balanced mouthfeel with smooth tannins and remarkable flavour persistence.
Gigondas ''Olivier Ravoire'' La Closerie 2013
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-5010
Intense deep red colour. Potent and complex nose dominated by notes of jammed red fruit, undergrowth and spices. Very supple mouthfeel expressing both elegance and roundness.
Crozes Hermitage ''Olivier Ravoire'' 2015
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-3010
Varietals: 100% Syrah
Dark ruby red colour. Intense and complex bouquet with black fruits; reminiscent of blackcurrant and spices . Mouthfeel offering a potent silky character and elegant tannic structure.
These wines aim to accompany you in your gourmet experiences, for mature tasting, rich authentic conviviality and instant enjoyment."
Cotes du Rhone Red ''Domaine Epicuriale'' 2016
Size: 750 ml SKU: EDRF-R-7010
70% Syrah, 3Pronounced deep red colour with dark purplehues. Generous nose yielding aromas of crushed strawberries and raspberries. The mouthfeel is supple and very pleasant. A wine offering much pleasure with great finesse.
Cotes du Rhone Duseigneur "La Chapelle" Organic 2015
Size: 750 ml SKU: VNFR-R-40110
Varietal: 50% Grenache, 50% Syrah.
La Chapelle is a fruit driven red wine designed for an instant pleasure. Made naturally from very low yield old Grenache and Syrah, its round and supple tannins fully express red fruit aromas when consumed young. Each varietal is vinified separately with indigenous yeasts for a 2 to 3-week-maceration in concrete tanks under controlled temperature preserving the freshness and the balance of the fruit. Organic.
Chateauneuf du Pape "Tour D'Ambre" 2011
Size: 750 ml SKU: VNFR-R-4210
Varietals: Grenache (100%) more than 50 years old vines
Tasting Notes: It exhibits gorgeaous aromatics of kirsch liqueur, herbs de Provence, lavender and dried flowers that gives way to a medium to full-bodied, supple and beautifully textured feel on the palate.
Vinification: In a concrete tank with no destemming. Light crushing, cap punching and pumping over. Skin maceration : 30 days. Controlled Temperature: 28 °C max. 1/3 in a stainless steel vat and 2/3 in « Allier » or “Fontainebleau” oak barrels (in 2nd or 3rd wine)
Maturing in barrels during 9 to 16 months depending on the vintage
Bottling 20 - 22 months after harvest.
91 pts Jeb Dunnuck - The wine advocate
95/100 Guide Gl-ilbert et Gaillard
16.5 pts Jancis Robinson
Domaine Duseigneur Chateauneuf du Pape "Catarina" 2016
Size: 750 ml SKU: VNFR-W-4110
Varietals: Bourboulenc (50%) Clairette (50%)
Tasting Notes: Plenty of apple, lime and citrus blossom aromas carried by a saline like minerality. Fresh, balanced with a juicy acidity.
Vinification: Each varietal is vinified separately with natural yeasts. Maceration in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature. 6 months bâtonnage on fine lies. No oak aging.
Chateauneuf du Pape "Matteo" 2015
Size: 750 ml SKU: VNFR-R-4010
Varietals: Grenache (70%) Mourvedre (15%) Syrah (10%) Cinsault (5%)
Tasting Notes: Red Châteauneuf-du-Pape have intense color (purple and dark red) during their first years. After several years in the cellar the dress turns ruby and aromas of red fruits, leather and underbrush come out. The palate displays the pure expression of a unique terroir with silky and smooth tannins.
Winemaking: Hand harvested then table sorted followed by 100% de-stemming. Vatting time of 21 to 30 days. Half of the wine is aged in oak vat and the other half in old barriques during 12 to 14 months.
Raymond Fabre Condrieu 2012
Size: 750 ml SKU: RFFR-W-111410
Tasting Notes: Golden dress in the glass and delicate and aromatic blossoms young on the nose. Round in the mouth, yet powerful and robust body reveals aromas of peach, violet, apricot, pear and almond.
Interesting Fact: Having almost disappeared in the 50's, the passion of a few winemakers of the appellation was given a new breath of life in the 80's today Viognier is a grape increasing in popularity.
Clos de Beyliere Raymond Fabre Syrah 2012
Size: 750 ml SKU: RFFR-R-112010
Varietals: Pinot Noir, Syrah and Gamay
Tasting Notes: Dress- Very strong, deep purple with purple hues. Bouquet- accomplished that expresses a ripe and candied fruits that come wake spicy and floral notes such as Violet, blackberry and blueberry, smoked bacon and allspice .
Palate- Ample mouth that retains its freshness despite the heat brought by alcohol and remarkable by molten texture and fine tannins.
Cairanne Château le plaisir AOC 2009
Size: 750 ml SKU: BGFR-R-20910
Varietals: Grenache (60%), Syrah (30%) and Carignan (10%).
Tasting Notes: This Cairanne expresses notes of dark fruit, blackberry, laurel, and licorice which is typical from Vacqueyras and Cairanne area, the consistency is smooth with velvety tannins. Drink now or feel free to cellar.
Fun Fact: The estate was taken over in 2009 by Lydie and Pascal Franczack who bring all their “savoir-faire” to this phenomenal terroir. Chateau Le Plaisir features 70 acres of vines split over the Cairanne, Plan de Dieu and Cotes-du-Rhone Villages appelations. The domaine is currently transforming to biological agriculture and combines traditional and modern methods of agriculture and vinification.
Raymond Fabre Cotes du Rhone AOC 2012
Size: 750 ml SKU: RFFR-R-11410
Varietals: Syrah and Grenache
Tasting Notes: Bright red on the visual. The bouquet boasts notes of red fruits with subtle notes of spices, complemented by a palate with a strong attack, tannins followed by a full bodied freshness. Notes of licorice, chocolate and hints of mint stimulate the senses throughout the length of the finish.
Raymond Fabre Cuvee de Flora AOC 2016
Size: 750 ml SKU: RFFR-R-11115
Varietals: Pinot Noir
Tasting Notes: Bright red visual, accompanied by a soft attack of red fruit, soft tannins and slightly spicy. The palate will pick up slight liquorice notes with a supple harmonious finish.