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Domaine Du Grapillon D'or Gigondas Millesime 2014 Wine Review

Domaine Du Grapillon D'or Gigondas Millesime 2014

Domaine Du Grapillon D'or Gigondas Millesime 2014

Southern Rhône, Rhone A.C., France

Community Score:96/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $32.95

Drink: 2017-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Domaine du Grapillon d'Or

Agent: Terroir Wine Imports

Natalie's Score: 94/100

This is black liquid velvet; so tantalizing to the tongue and senses. Gigondas is my go-to region on a restaurant list. There are 35 acres planted for this wine that produces 50,000 bottles a year. The average age of the vines is 40 years, which imparts incredible depth and complexity of flavour in the wine. The grape are hand-picked and selected. Bursting with aromas and flavours of fleshy dark fruit, dark spices, dried herbs and garrigue. This wine is unfiltered. Pair with prime rib.

Food pairings: prime rib, hearty meat stews, pork tenderloin.

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This Domaine Du Grapillon D'or Gigondas Millesime 2014 was reviewed on April 24, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Barry Gordon rated this wine as 96/100 with the following review:

I loved it. Thought it tasted like a good Amerone.
Céline et Bernard Chauvet are the proprietors of the Southern Rhône Domaine Du Grapillon D'or. Gigondas Millesime (2014) is black liquid velvet; The average age of the Grenache and Syrah grape vines here is about 40 years, so wines from this area are floral and intense. Grapes are hand-picked and selected. The wine is matured in large, second use oak barrels. - Community Wine Reviews

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