The Guigal Côtes du Rhône 2015 was featured on VinePair in a roundup of value red wines from around the globe. Writer Tim McKirdy selected 20 wines that refute the thought that price always correlates to quality and advised readers that the Côtes du Rhône is “a great bottle to start exploring Rhône Valley reds.” Additionally, Tim highlighted that the wine’s “hints of black pepper on the palate add a savory quality to an otherwise smooth, fruity blend.” His full list of recommendations can be found here
Cotes du Rhone
Given that this particular wine can be the introduction to the entire Rhône Valley for a drinker, as well as the position they occupy in the Rhône, it is not enough for the Guigals to make a good Côtes du Rhône. They are relentlessly driven to produce a distinctive and outstanding wine that drives interest in exploring the entirety of the Rhône.
Rhône Valley, France
The more you learn about the Guigal family, the more astounding becomes their story. Their wines are the benchmarks for every Rhone appellation, and over the last thirty years they have become arguably the most lauded producer in the world. Year after year the Guigal family produces wines of exceptional quality that in all classes offer exceptional value.