Category Archives: Gigondas

Domaine La Roubine Gigondas 2010, Rhone Valley, France

  Another delicious Rhone wine from the solid 2010 vintage. The Domaine la Roubine Gigondas 2010 is a blend of 65% Grenache, 15% Mourvedre, 10% Cinsault and 10% Syrah. Dark ruby purple colour, youthful floral nose with aromas of blackberry … Continue reading

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Chateau de Saint Cosme Gigondas 2010, Southern Rhone, France

Saint Cosme has been riding a good streak from 2010 to 2012. They produce beautiful Grenache, Mourvedre and Syrah blends, a very lovely Chateauneuf du Pape, and value-for-money Cotes du Rhones. However, if an inkling of uncertainty, go with their … Continue reading

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Pierre Amadieu Roulepierre Cotes du Rhone 2010, Rhone Valley, France

AUD$20 from Prince Wine Store, imported by Cellarhand. Med+ to intense dark ruby color. A blend of Grenache and Syrah, this opens with a restrained nose, initially crushed dry herbs, then a waft of anise before cranberry and red currant … Continue reading

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