- Grenache, Syrah
- Residual Sugar: 4 g/l
- Medium Bodied
- 14.5% alc./vol
About the Winery
Domaine Andre Aubert
At the very heart of the Rhône Valley, at the northerly tip of the Southern Rhône, lie the vineyards of Grignan-Les-Adhémar. The chances are you haven’t heard the name before, few people have, but the wines are worth seeking out. It’s not a new wine region – vines have been planted here since around 500BC but it is a new name (formerly known as Côteaux-du-Tricastin). Domaine André Aubert, has been formed over decades and today comprises of more than 280 hectares spread from north to south of the prestigious Southern Rhone Valley on the appellations Côtes du Rhône, Côtes du Rhône villages, Visan, and Grignan-les-Adhémar.
Vintage Assessments - Michael Vaughan
Extremely deep intense purple colour. Gently spicy, intense, attractive, juicy, ripe, plum-black-cherry-cassis purée nose. Dry, medium-full bodied, harmonious, spicy, intense, well structured, ripe, plummy-cherry-cassis flavours with a lingering, mocha-chocolate-tinged, complex, rounded finish. This blend of 70% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre.