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Cote Rotie Gallet Blanc, Francois Villard, Rhone Valley, France 2018

Northern Rhone, France


Tasting Notes

An exotically perfumed bouquet evokes black raspberry and raspberry, incense, candied violet and smoky minerals. Intense floral pastille flavours are complicated by exotic spice and mineral notes. 88% whole cluster, macerated for 12 days in stainless steel and wood vats. Aged for 18 months in 20% new, 80% two- to four-year-old oak barrels.

Food Matches

Hard cheeses, Game & Red meat

Wine Profile

Wine Type Red Wine

Vintage 2018

Style Full & Rich Reds

Country France

Region Northern Rhone

Grower Name Francois Villard

Grape Variety Syrah

ABV 13.50%

Closure Natural Cork

Bottle Size 75cl

Allergens Sulphites

Method Vegan



Francois Villard

Overlooking the Rhône River, the Domaine François Villard is situated in Saint-Michel-Sur-Rhône, in the north of the Rhône Valley.François Villard did not start out to be a wine maker. At first, he worked in the restaurant business as a chef. Having a real passion for wine and after some decisive meeting, François decided to start a… Read More

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