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Cave de Rasteau Cotes du Rhone Villages le 'R', Rhone, France

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Awards
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International Wine Challenge 2012 Bronze

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Grape Variety

A Red Southern Rhone Blend generally consists of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre, in varying proportions, although typically Grenache and Syrah are the dominant partners.

There are also a number of other grape varieties that might be used in the Southern Rhone Blend, as southern France's vineyards are filled with obscure local varieties which have not made their way in the world as well as the three aforementioned. Among these less common varieties are what are often referred to as the "four Cs": Carignan, Cinsaut, ...more


Region
  • Cotes du Rhone Villages is an appellation for red and white wines from certain villages of the Rhone region of France. All are in the southern half of the region, to the east and immediate west of the town of Orange. Wines made under the appellation must meet higher standards than those of the plain Cotes de Rhone title, and are from areas that show potential to produce distinctive wines of good quality.

    The village of Beaumes-de-Venise, in the southern end of the region, is an example of a place that produces wines at AOC level (it is famous for its swe ...more

  • The Rhone Valley is a key wine-producing region in the south-east of France. It follows the north–south course of the Rhone river for almost 150 miles (240km) from Lyon to the Rhone Delta (the Bouches-du-Rhône), near the Mediterranean coast.

    The length of the valley means that Rhone wines are the product of a wide variety of soil types and ...more


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