Southern Rhone

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2010 Saint Gayan Gigondas “Nomine Patris” – 92 to 94 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine St Gayan “(100% grenache, from vines that reportedly over a century old): Bright violet. Deeply pitched nose opens slowly to display intense floral-accented cassis, blackberry and cherry scents, along with a hint of allspice. Wonderfully perfumed…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2010 Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux Chateauneuf-du-Pape – 92 to 95 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux “The Les Cailloux 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape looks to be superb as well. Yields were low because over 30% of Brunel’s Grenache was lost in the poor flowering (the average was…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2010 Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux CdP “Centenaire” – 94-98 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux “There was no 2009 Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Centenaire produced, but the 2010 Les Cailloux Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Centenaire was made from vines planted in 1889. Composed of 94% Grenache…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2009 Saint Gayan Gigondas “Fontmaria” – 90 to 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine St Gayan “(80% grenache and 20% syrah, raised in foudres): Bright purple. Seductively perfumed scents of cherry-cola, raspberry preserves and fresh flowers. Juicy and seamless in texture, offering deep red and dark berry flavors that pick…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2009 Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux Chateauneuf-du-Pape – 95 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine Andre Brunel / Les Cailloux “The Les Cailloux 2009 Chateauneuf du Pape (70% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre and the rest Syrah and other permitted grape varieties) may be the finest regular cuvee produced at this estate, even…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2009 Vieux Telegraphe – 92 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine du Vieux Telegraphe “This 135-acre estate (all in the famed La Crau) has produced a 2009 Vieux Telegraphe Chateauneuf du Pape composed of 65% Grenache, 15% Syrah, 15% Mourvedre and the rest other authorized varietals (from…