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August 17, 2018

The Tennessean featured all three Guigal 2015 wines in wine columnist Steve Prati’s weekly print column. Steve provided a history of the Rhone Valley and also shared his top three recommendations from Guigal. He suggested the 2015 Cotes du Rhone Rouge, 2015 Saint-Joseph Rouge and 2015 Crozes-Hermitage Rouge which he described as “highly rated syrah-based.”

 

Guigal 2015 vintages featured in The Tennessean

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    E. Guigal

    E. Guigal Crozes-Hermitage 2015

    Crozes-Hermitage

    Crozes-Hermitage can be considered the gateway to the red and white wines of the Northern Rhône Valley. The reds, which are the majority of production, have wonderful warm flavors of red and black fruit, and typical Syrah pepper, spice and savory notes.

    E. Guigal

    E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rouge 2015

    Cotes du Rhone

    Given that this particular wine can be the introduction to the entire Rhône Valley for a drinker, as well as the position they occupy in the Rhône, it is not enough for the Guigals to make a good Côtes du Rhône. They are relentlessly driven to produce a distinctive and outstanding wine that drives interest in exploring the entirety of the Rhône.

    E. Guigal

    E. Guigal Saint-Joseph 2015

    Saint-Joseph

    Saint-Joseph today is one of the most exciting appellations in the Rhone Valley, and dare we say all of France. The work by leading producers such as Guigal, energy from young growers, and recognition (really, re-discovery) of sites capable of making wines of extraordinary depth and complexity; of the same family as its famous neighbor in Hermitage, but with a distinct suppleness and elegance.

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    E. Guigal

    Rhône Valley, France

    The more you learn about the Guigal family, the more astounding becomes their story.  Their wines are the benchmarks for every Rhone appellation, and over the last thirty years they have become arguably the most lauded producer in the world.  Year after year the Guigal family produces wines of exceptional quality that in all classes offer exceptional value.