For the last 15 years, oenologist Xavier Vignon has become internationally known for being the winemaker of several of the best domaines in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and around. In 2002, he chose amongst the best wines he has made, he created a blend Rhône with different vintages, and different appellations. His ideal wine is, easy to understand, modern, powerful and a great value for money. 100% Xavier was born.
Xavier is indeed a flying wine maker who has consulted many famous producers in cote Du Rhone and Languedoc such as Marcoux (98 points), La Nerthe (95), Mordoree (98) and Grand Veneur. As Xavier Vignon wishes to keep his main work, which is managing his laboratory, he associates with two partners in 2007, in order to be able to develop his "Xavier wines".
Country Origin 原產地:
Rhone Valley - France
隆尼河谷 旺圖山 - 法國
Varietal Grape 葡萄品種:
Half a dozen of grape varieties are present in this wine, 25 % of very old grenaches, then mourvèdre (25 %), syrah (25 %). The last 25% are made of “hors d’âge mixed grapes
Tasting Note 鑒賞:
Luscious textures, sweet, ripe, juicy fruits, a boatload of kirsch, garrigue and earthy scents in the perfume and a long, sweet, ripe, spicy, red berry finish that is drinking well young.
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