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Tasting Notes

Color

The wine is dark red with purple reflections.

Taste

The wine has a unique fresh, balanced, rounded taste with hints of ripe fruit.

Aroma

The distinctive aroma of the wine is filled with tones of red and dark fruits (raspberries, blueberries, cherries), supplemented with subtle hints of oak, spring flowers and pepper.

Gastronomy

The wine goes well with meat dishes and cheeses.

Interesting Facts

Red wine Saint-Joseph Rouge is made ​​from Syrah grapes grown in vineyards communes Turno (Tournon) and Sarah (Sarras) on lime-sand soils with sufficient gravel. Age of the vines is 20 to 50 years. The wine is aged in old oak barrels for 28 months. In 2009 it was produced 170,000 bottles of "Saint-Joseph Rouge". The wine can be drunk now, and it has good potential storage for 10 years.

Etienne Guigal founded his winery, known around the world today, in 1946, in the old village Ampyui. Son of Etienne Marcel Guigal, began to help his father and work at the winery at a fairly young age, eventually succeeding his older, suddenly blinded father. Marseille invested in the family business not only all his strength, but also the soul. Today, 29-year-old son Marcel - Philippe Guigal family winemaking tradition continues. He served as chief enologist of "Guigal" and has 3 degrees. Speaking about it, Robert Parker said that over the past 20 years have not seen such a winemaker who is so fanatically cares about the quality of its wines. His word is not an exaggeration: the current owner of Guigal - a real perfectionist, and this feature helps it to produce a number of truly great wines. Philip faithful to the traditions laid down by his grandfather Etienne, and withstands wine for a longer period than other manufacturers Rhone Valley. Thus, the elite wine "Guigal, Cote-Rotie" spends in oak barrels for 36 to 42 months. Striving for perfection led Philip to install new equipment at the winery and build a new cellar.

The company owns Guigal truly unique vineyards - the oldest in France, planted more than 2,400 years ago. Another feature is that some of them are located on the 65-degree slope are processed manually. In addition, for protection against insects use only eco-friendly practices, so by guilt most clearly reflect the diversity of soils Rhone Valley.

Features

  • Color depth: dark
  • Body/Saturation: full-bodied
  • Serving temperature: 16-18°С
  • Website: http://www.guigal.com/
  • Aging potential: 10 years
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