Aubert Visan Côtes Du Rhône Villages 2013, Ac

Rhone South Rhone-South
Rhone, France

$15.95 (224915)

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January 24, 2015

Critic Reviews (2)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Highly modern, evolved and warm weather friend. Red fruits dominate the aromas and on the palate a good angst lurks...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Here is a very lifted, spicy peppery syrah-based Rhone red (not grenache based). Loads of black licorice, pepper,...

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Ryan Watson
Ryan Watson

Spicy, peppery, leather and liquorice notes very evident. Black ferry and vanilla undertones. Medium length on the palate. Nice wine pairing with mild flavoured red meats. Warm and quite dry feel in the mouth. Tasted February 2015.

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It's only wine but I like it
It's only wine but I like it

Well, the label claims 75% Grenache/25% Syrah. Certainly, the Syrah component makes its presence felt, with noted black pepper and spice along side the ripe red fruit. A hint of bug spray (which I get sometimes from syrah)detracts a bit - became more apparent on night 2. Tasted March 2016.

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