The Hollywood Reporter has collaborated with a panel of wine industry experts and authorities, such as Jay McInerney and Christian Navarro, to offer thoughtful recommendations of the right types of wine to gift everyone “in the industry,” from the star of the show and executive producer to the personal assistant. Navarro, owner of Wally’s Wines in Beverly Hills, recommends gifting your agent with a beautiful bottle of E. Guigal 2015 Brune et Blonde – especially if he or she isn’t a wine aficionado, this well-known name will definitely impress and is an “easy pleaser.
This is a really fun story to read through, which you can find HERE
Guigal is synonymous with the Côte-Rôtie area, for bringing this great wine region to prominence, and for owning three times as much land as next largest land-owner, vinifying 1/3 of the total appellation, and unquestionably holding the finest sites in this tiny, special area. The incredible Syrah from this area, co-fermented with a touch of Viognier, has tremendously balanced concentration, depth and finesse.
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.