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The Northern Rhône Valley

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Domaine de la CHARITE
Crozes-Hermitage
Pierre GAILLARD
St Joseph, Cote Rotie, Cornas & Condrieu
René ROSTAING
Côte Rôtie
Xavier VIGNON
Crozes-Hermitage

The home of Syrah, the noble variety renowned for its peppery, tannic qualities which lend themselves well to ageing. Rhône Syrah is rich and complex, with top wines rivalling the Crus Classés of Bordeaux and the Grands Crus of Burgundy in finesse. 

The very best appellations are Côte Rôtie and Hermitage, although hilltop producers in St Joseph (such as Pierre Gaillard amongst others) often have the raw materials to make great wines too. The nineties were very kind to the region with some fabulous wines produced virtually every year.

White wines are made from the elegant Roussanne and Marsanne except in Condrieu and Château Grillet where they are made from the exquisite (albeit expensive to produce) Viognier.  

You must be aged 18 or over to purchase wine.
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