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TASTING NOTE

Often described as a 'Baby Châteauneuf du Pape', this wine is rich, complex, yet approachable. Red and dark fruits, cherries, spices and liquorice on the nose and palate.

ABOUT THE PRODUCER

The energetic and charismatic Guillaume Gonnet is not your average Rhône winemaker. Extremely open in his attitude, his curious, boundary challenging approach extends beyond wine. He travelled to the far ends of the earth, revelling in the opportunity to surf some of the best waves in the world while learning his craft in various Australian and New Zealand regions.

Returning to the Rhône, now with his Australian wife Kelly, Guillaume has shown similar energy for his family estate and for his own nascent project. This land locked surfer may be miles from the ocean but is happily riding the wave of new found enthusiasm for Grenache based wines. Pursuing biodynamics wherever possible, allowing his fruit to express itself freely through hands-off winemaking and displaying his fascination for the varying soils of the Rhône through his diverse range of wines, he's just the sort of restless creative that we love to work with.

Country of Origin

 France 

Region

 Rhône 

Producer

 Guillaume Gonnet 

Grape

 Grenache, Syrah

Food Matching

 Try with duck

ABV

 14%


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Guillaume Gonnet Cotes du Rhone Villages
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