Rhone

Rhone

  • Domaine du Joncier, l’O, Côtes du Rhône, 2017

    Product Code: JON217

    Domaine du Joncier, l’O, Côtes du Rhône, 2017

    “L’O not for water but purity in this unoaked, organically and biodynamically farmed and hand-harvested Grenache from 45 year old vines. All...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Domaine du Joncier, Lirac, Le Classique, 2014

    Product Code: JON114

    Domaine du Joncier, Lirac, Le Classique, 2014

    “Juicy black fruit, developing hints of spice, leather and chocolate – this is nicely ready now, a classic southern Rhône. As usual this has the...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Domaine Jérôme Gradassi, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, 2014

    Product Code: GRD114

    Domaine Jérôme Gradassi, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, 2014

    “From old vine Grenache with a good slug of Mourvèdre grown in the northern sector of the appellation, very smooth and cultured - in the Clos des...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Cuvée Classique, 2014

    Product Code: COW114

    Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Cuvée Classique, 2014

    “About 60% Grenache, with Syrah and Mourvedre. Red-fruited nose, but more black fruit on the palate with a pinch of pepper.  Silky and...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Vieilles Vignes, 2014

    Product Code: COW314

    Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Vieilles Vignes, 2014

    “The low yielding old vines clearly performed as well as ever in 2014,with perhaps a little more freshness and softer tannins than usual. Sweet black...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Domaine Monier Perreol, Saint Joseph, Terres Blanches, 2014

    Product Code: MOP114

    Domaine Monier Perreol, Saint Joseph, Terres Blanches, 2014

    “A wine of such finesse, melding vanilla and clove oak aromas with silky layers of blackberry and blackcurrant. Great purity,length and perfume. Proof...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 12.5%
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  • Domaine Pichat, Côte Rôtie, Champons, 2012

    Product Code: PID312

    Domaine Pichat, Côte Rôtie, Champons, 2012

    “Champon’s lies in the northern, schistous sector of the appellation. Silky cherry and raspberry flavours, with very supple tannins. There’s a...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Domaine Pichat, Syrah, Cotes de Verenay, IGP Collines Rhodaniennes, 2016

    Product Code: PID116

    Domaine Pichat, Syrah, Cotes de Verenay, IGP Collines Rhodaniennes, 2016

    “The lightly oaked Syrah, from young vines within the Côte Rôtie appellation (so it could legally be sold as Côte Rôtie) is an oh-so-drinkable...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Light to Medium

    Rated 2 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Les Vignerons d’Estezargues, Cuvee des Galets, Cotes du Rhone, 2018

    Product Code: ESZ118

    Les Vignerons d’Estezargues, Cuvee des Galets, Cotes du Rhone, 2018

    “Juicy, unfiltered blend of Grenache, Cinsault and Syrah: raspberryish mouthful, mildly spicy and very moreish. A long term favourite at SVS. Now-2021”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, 2015

    Product Code: CHA115

    Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, 2015

    “Youthful nose of blackberry and blueberry. The same fruit character on the palate with a touch of chocolate as well; and an appetising fresh finish...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13%
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  • Yann Chave, Hermitage, 2014

    Product Code: CHA314

    Yann Chave, Hermitage, 2014

    “Yann’s Hermitage, all in new demi-muids, comes from plots in Beaumes (granitic) and Péléat (stony, galets) on the great hill. Ripe blackberry and...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Domaine de la Pigeade, Beaumes de Venise Rouge, 2015

    Product Code: PIG715

    Domaine de la Pigeade, Beaumes de Venise Rouge, 2015

    “From vines at 300m on the flanks of the Dentelles de Montmirail, 70% Grenache and 30% Syrah. Showing red and black fruit, quite fresh, and nicely...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Domaine La Barroche, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Signature, 2011

    Product Code: BAS211

    Domaine La Barroche, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Signature, 2011

    “Most of the Barrot family vines lie in the north and north east of the appellation, on the plateau near to Rayas and Beaucastel, on very meagre,...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 5 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 15%
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  • Domaine Jérome Gradassi, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, 2015

    Product Code: GRD115

    Domaine Jérome Gradassi, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, 2015

    “Jérôme Gradassi’s vineyards are all on the north side of Châteauneuf where the soils tend to be based on clay and sand and show few of the...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl.
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Domaine du Joncier, Lirac, Le Gourmand, 2015

    Product Code: JON615

    Domaine du Joncier, Lirac, Le Gourmand, 2015

    “Organic and Biodynamic. A mélange of blackberry, raspberry and cassis, very ripe and charming with a lovely texture. Très gourmand indeed! Now-2021”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhône
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Domaine Pichat, Cote Rotie, Champons, 2015

    Product Code: PID315

    Domaine Pichat, Cote Rotie, Champons, 2015

    “"Dense cassis and blackberries suggest hints of surmaturité, alongside pink peppercorn and dried herb elements. The tannins are very ripe and...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl.
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, Le Rouvre, 2015 (Magnum)

    Product Code: CHA915

    Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, Le Rouvre, 2015 (Magnum)

    “A wonderful ruby colour in the glass. The nose is prounced with notes of black fruit and a touch of pepper. It is incredibly elegant on the palate...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 1.5L
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Veille Vignes, 2013 (Double Magnum)

    Product Code: COW515

    Domaine Le Couroulu, Vacqueyras, Veille Vignes, 2013 (Double Magnum)

    “A double magnum, three litres, so four bottles of this wonderfully hearty southern Rhone. The Vieilles Vignes bottling is a very special Vacqueyras,...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 300cl
    • ABV: 14%
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  • Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, Le Rouvre, 2015

    Product Code: CHA215

    Yann Chave, Crozes-Hermitage, Le Rouvre, 2015

    “From Yann’s best parcels on very stony land to the south,this is one of the top wines of the appellation:succulent blackberry and cassis with a...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 13.5%
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  • Domaine des Espiers, Cotes du Rhone, 2016

    Product Code: ESP116

    Domaine des Espiers, Cotes du Rhone, 2016

    “70% Grenache, 20% Mourvèdre and 10% Syrah: black cherry flavoured, very smooth and refined. Altogether a very superior CdR from densely planted, low...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Medium-Full Bodied

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Vignerons d'Estezargues, Organic Côtes du Rhône, 2018

    Product Code: ESZ218

    Vignerons d'Estezargues, Organic Côtes du Rhône, 2018

    “More black fruited than the non organic, with brambly juiciness and a little more stuffing. Now - 2022”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Dry

    Rated 3 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14.5%
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  • Domaine des Espiers, Gigondas, Les Grames, 2016

    Product Code: ESP316

    Domaine des Espiers, Gigondas, Les Grames, 2016

    “Named after the vineyard,2/3 Grenache and 1/3 Syrah. Powerful mouthful of red fruit, almost sweet but with splendid mass and compact...”

    Stone, Vine & Sun rating

    Full Bodied

    Rated 4 out of 5
    Light > Full
    • Origin: France
    • Region: Rhone
    • Colour: Red
    • Bottle Size: 75cl
    • ABV: 14%
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