Arizona Foothills featured the 2015 Guigal Saint Joseph Rouge in the story “10 Fall Wines.” Editor Melissa Larsen noted the Guigal wine as “elegant and complete, with flavors of red berries and an aroma of oak.” She also suggested pairing the Saint Joseph with “perfectly grilled meat – or can be enjoyed on its own.” You can read the full story here.
Saint-Joseph today is one of the most exciting appellations in the Rhône 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.
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.