2012 E. Guigal Château d’Ampuis Côte-Rôtie, Rhône, France

Score: 95/100   This iconic French Syrah wine by local legend-winery Etienne Guigal is in fact a blend of 93% Syrah with 7% Viognier as is traditional in the famous Côte-Rôtie appellation. Grapes are sourced from 7 vineyards, on steep slopes and exceptional terroirs: Le Clos “Côte Blonde”, La Garde “Côte Blonde”, La Grande Plantée “Côte Blonde”, La … Continue reading 2012 E. Guigal Château d’Ampuis Côte-Rôtie, Rhône, France