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2016

Bertrand Stehelin Gigondas AOC

The Stehelin family comes from a line of five generations of winegrowers. Nicole and Frédéric have been running the Domaine de Paillère and Pied-Gû since 1978.
Bertrand, their eldest son, has been working with them since 2001 and has developed, in parallel, his own brand “Bertrand Stehelin”.
Both estates are located on the Gigondas lands in the Rhone Valley.
Due to its geographical location, Gigondas benefits from a Mediterranean climate that makes it unique and an exceptional asset. The vines of Bertrand Stehelin are cultivated on an excellent soil mainly exposed north-west. Drastic climatic and geological conditions, rugged geography favor the development of very red and tannic wines; typical wines of Cru Gigondas.

For more info, visit Bertrand Stehelin website.

VARIETALS
70% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre

VINTAGE
2016

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2019

Bodegas Bastida Talma Syrah

Bodegas Bastida is a winery with a family tradition, which use grapes from vineyards located at 600 – 800 meters above sea level under the sunny climate of the Region of Murcia (southeast of Spain). The philosophy and identity here is to maintain the tradition, from the field taking care of and controlling the vineyard in a sustainable way until bottling in the search of the perfect profile of the customer.

Talma Syrah is a soft and elegant red wine made with Syrah grape, a perfect partner for any type of food.

For more info, visit Bodegas Bastida website.

VARIETALS
100% Syrah

VINTAGE
2019

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2016

Bodegas Vegalfaro Vino de Pago de Los Balagueses Syrah

Andrés Valiente and his son Rodolfo formed Viñedos & Bodegas Vegalfaro in 1999. The name Vegalfaro comes from a combination of the word “vega,” meaning a lowland meadow or stretch of alluvial soil, with the historic name of their winery property, Casa Alfaro.

Bodegas Vegalfaro cultivates 60 hectares (148 acres) of low-yielding vines that fully conform to the strict requirements of Ecological Farming established by the European Union. The winery has never utilized artificial products in its vineyards, so soils are alive with a prolific variety of microfauna. These microscopic organisms are very important for the decomposition of organic material, as well as for the absorption of nutrients through a symbiotic relationship with the vine roots.

The Pago de Los Balagueses estate is a privileged vineyard site in a solitary location entirely surrounded by forests within the mountainous Parque Natural de las Hoces del Cabriel, an ideal microclimate and soil for vine growing.

Pago de Los Balagueses is Vegalfaro’s top-echelon wine brand, entirely sourced from one of only seventeen wine estates in Spain awarded the DOP Vino de Pago designation to date. Spain’s “vino de pago” system is an appellation structure that was legally created in 2003 by the Spanish government, in coordination with Spain’s winemaking community, to indicate a higher qualification of excellence than DO or even the top-level DOCa. It is comparable to the French-wide Grand Cru system.

Certified organic.

For more info, visit Bodegas Vegalfaro website.

VARIETALS
100% Syrah

VINTAGE
2016

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2017

Brotte Bouvencourt Vacqueyras AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“Bouvencourt” : a tribute to the name and character of the historic Brotte Vacqueyras “cuvée” coming from Vacqueyras, a small village of southern Rhône situated between the famous crus of Gigondas and Beaumes de Venise. It was honoured with its own ‘cru’ status in 1990, hence joining the nine crus of the South Rhône Valley. The Vacqueyras appellation spreads over red clay and sandy soils covered with small pebbles allowing for a low yield and high concentration of colours and aromas. The climate is dry and warm and sees its effects amplified by the powerful Mistral wind.
Generous and Warming.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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2016

Brotte Domaine Barville Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
Domaine Barville is Laurent Brotte’s family estate, in the name of ancestors, the Barville. The 15ha vineyard is situated on the west side of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and is composed of 7 parcels spread over two of the best areas of the appellation: clay and pebbles at ‘Pradel’ and shattered limestone at ‘Beaurenard’. The vines have an average age of 35 years and, at an elevation of 100m, dominate the Rhône River which, with the local wind ‘The Mistral’, brings an exceptional healthy micro-climate. A very warm climate and south facing position are ideal for perfect maturation and concentration of the berries.
Powerful and Silky.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre

VINTAGE
2016

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2017

Brotte Domaine Grosset Cairanne Côtes du Rhône Villages AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
Located in the village of Cairanne, Domaine Grosset belonged to Alain Grosset, Laurent Brotte’s father-in-law. The Grosset family has always been very active in the life of the village, especially in the development of its AOC. Domaine Grosset, just below the old town, covers 20ha and has Grenache vines of up to 100 years in age. The vineyard consists of two different types of soil: grey marls with sand, for freshness and structure, and terraces of sandy clay and stones, for aromatic intensity. The warm, dry Mediterranean climate is perfect for the maturity of the Grenache.
Generous and Harmonious.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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2017

Brotte Esprit Barville Côtes du Rhône AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy.
The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines. The word “Barville” evokes the history of Brotte’s ancestors in Châteauneuf-du-Pape since 1880. A great wine that shows character and elegance, and honors the historical grape varietal, king of the southern Rhône: Grenache.
Fruity and round.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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2017

Brotte La Marasque Gigondas AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“La Marasque” : the name of a quality cherry, with acidity, renown for the making of Marasquin liqueur. A tribute to the unique cherry liqueur flavour of the “cuvée”.
The village Gigondas received its ‘cru’ status in 1971, one of only nine villages in the Southern Rhône to do so. Located between Orange and the Mont Ventoux the appellation spreads over the south-west facing hillsides of the “Dentelles de Montmirail”, and its surrounding dales. Sand and blue marl are covered with white stones which increase sun exposure. The intensity of the latter develops the richness of tannins and polyphenols. This asset is crucial to the area as the vineyards can reach an altitude of 400m, which often means a late maturation of the berries.
Great Richness.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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2017

Brotte La Rollande Crozes-Hermitage AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“La Rollande” : a tribute to the feminine harmony of the “cuvée”. This female first name reaches its highest popularity in 1931, date of creation of Brotte House. It means glory and courage.
This appellation spreads over 11 communes within a triangle formed between the hills of Tain l’Hermitage, the Rhône river and the Isère river. It is, in volume, the most important cru of the Northern Rhône. The vineyards are situated on the plain below the surrounding hills where the soils are made up of granite and quarternary alluvial deposits left by the Isère river (clay and gravel).
2016 was an exceptional year in Crozes-Hermitage, giving reds that are aromatic, powerful, round, fine and balanced; and whites that display freshness, unctuosity, full body and great length
Freshness and Harmony.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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2017

Brotte Les Hauts de Barville Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“Les Hauts de Barville” has distinctive richness and unctuosity, in the same style as Domaine Barville, Brotte family’s estate wine in the name of ancestors, the Barville. The selection gives this great wine beautiful concentration, a rich symphony of aromatic notes: red fruits (strawberry mainly), spices, truffles, “guarrigue” (“scrub land”). A patient maturation in 100 year old large oak casks and French oak barrels during one year develop the smoothness and richness of aromas and tannins.
Richness and Unctuosity.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre

VINTAGE
2017

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2016

Brotte Marandy Saint-Joseph AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“Marandy” : a tribute to the name and character of the historic Brotte Saint Joseph “cuvée” coming from a so called area.
This delicate and pleasing wine shows in historical records as early as the 16th century. Saint-Joseph (allegedly the protector of scorned husbands) was once lauded by the kings of France as well as Victor Hugo, who mentioned it in ‘Les Misérables’. The majority of the vines are planted on steep slopes. The soil is composed of light schist and gneiss on a granite base. The climate is hot and dry in summer and mild during the other seasons. Syrah finds its perfect balance on this terroir as the poor soils limit yield, and therefore favour the complexity of this great variety.
Rustic character and Honest fruit.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Syrah

VINTAGE
2016

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2016

Brotte Secret Barville Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy. The Grenache identity, the perfect knowledge of “terroirs” and the arts of vinification and maturation – mainly in 100 year old oak barrels, give such a unique style to Brotte wines.
“Secret Barville”, the secret know-how of the Brotte family of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, descendants of Barville line.
Wishing to create a wine that is both complex and powerful, three of the best Châteauneuf-du-Pape vineyard sites have been selected: at the west of the village, ‘Beaurenard’, with its clay and limestone, develops the freshness of Syrah; at the southeast, “Panisse” and “Bois-Dauphin”, with their sandy soils (covered with pebbles for the latter) develops the finesse of Grenache and Mourvèdre. This wine of great character is the result of a unique collaboration of winegrowers, aiming at revealing an exceptional personality and quality which express fully the terroirs.
Remarkably silky.

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre

VINTAGE
2016

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2016

Brotte Viridi Côtes du Rhône AOC

Since 1931, five generations of the Brotte family of Maison BROTTE at Châteauneuf-du-Pape have crafted with passion refined wines, distinctively smooth, elegantly fruity and spicy.
Viridi, in Latin “verdant”, pays tribute to the know-how in organic viticulture and to this cuvée, produced in a very traditional way, with delicious fruit and beautiful roundness.
Frank and delicious fruit, Big roundness, Freshness.

Made with organic grapes and certified AB (Agriculture Biologique).

For more info, visit Brotte website.

VARIETALS
Grenache, Syrah

VINTAGE
2016

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2017

Casas del Bosque Gran Reserva Syrah

Juan Cúneo Solari founded Casas del Bosque in 1993, at a time when the Chilean wine industry was pursuing quantity over quality. All fruit of this cool climate Syrah was sourced from vineyards located within the coolest, westernmost reaches of the Casablanca Valley.
A blend of 11 to 16 year old vines sourced from hillside blocks with northern exposure, planted on 110 million year old decomposed granite with a thin topsoil of red, iron-rich clay.

For more info, visit Casas del Bosque website.

VARIETALS
100% Syrah

VINTAGE
2017

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