Chateau de Saint Cosme Gigondas Valbelle 2011

Product code: 4COS8B2011

A concentrated and elegant Gigondas, the Valbelle has pronounced characteristics of strawberry, thyme, white pepper and graphite.

  • Country:France
  • Region:Rhone
  • Sub Region:Southern Rhone
  • Vintage:2011
  • ABV:14%
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Grenache, Syrah
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 11

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Shatoh de San Kom Jigondas Vabell

Product guide note

This is a big and bold red wine from the Southern Rhône region in France. It has powerful flavours of black fruits and spice. The word Gigondas refers to the town in the Rhône that this wine is from, which is a common way of naming wines in France.

Production information

Producer: Chateau de Saint Cosme

Chateau de Saint Cosme is without doubt one of the very best producers in France, let alone the Southern Rhone. The winery dates back to 1490 and owns some of the oldest vines in the region. Winemaker, Louis Barruol’s family have owned the estate for generations but it is only under his guidance that it has started to fulfil its potential.

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Production note

Co-fermentation of five different 80 year old vineyards. Aged for twelve months: 30% in new oak – 40% in one year old barrels - 30 % in two years old barrels.

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