E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône 2015 - The Forked Vine

E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône 2015

  • v90
  • ws88
E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône 2015

SKU 79055950100


Eye: Deep and dark red. Shiny. Nose: Fresh fruits with red berries and spices. Palate: Full, round and racy. Rounded and smooth tannins. A full-bodied, rich and intensly aromatic wine. Overall: Full with a long finish and plenty of elegance and finesse due to the well balanced tannins and fruit.
Category Red Wine
Region France, Rhone, Cotes du Rhone
Brand E. Guigal
  • v90

VinousBrilliant ruby. Vibrant cherry and cassis aromas are complicated by licorice, violet and floral nuances. Sappy, gently sweet dark fruit flavors show very good energy, and a peppery nuance adds lift and spicy bite. Finishes smoky and long, with supple tannins sneaking in late to add shape. Other Vintages: 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011

  • ws88

Wine SpectatorInviting, with a charming whiff of lavender amid the warm and fleshy cherry and plum compote flavors. Shows a light mesquite echo on the finish. Syrah, Grenache and Mourvèdre. Drink now. 333,000 cases made, 75,000 cases imported.

James Molesworth, September 30, 2018