Les Deux Albion is an exceptional wine and highlights the level of quality that can be found in the Côtes-du-Rhône category. The wine combines depth, structure, and finesse with aromas and flavors of roasted game, mesquite, and olive, crushed plum, and black currants. This is like a early drinking baby Chateauneuf-du-Pape at less than half the price! The blend is mostly Syrah, followed by Grenache, Mourvèdre, and Carignan.
The powerful and elegant nose offers notes of spices, cherries and cocoa. Perfectly balanced, the mouth reveals a beautiful dense structure with fine tannins and complex aromas of red fruit such as blackcurrants and floral notes. A very sophisticated wine. Organic 97...
This Grenache-Syrah blend will impress with its wild red fruits and spices, plus that authentic dried brush (garrigue) and lavender which is so distinctive to this region. This is easy drinking, food-friendly, and a real crowd-pleaser at a great price!
94 POINTS, James Suckling. "This rich and impeccably balanced Gigondas has everything we look for in the wines of this appellation. What a wide spectrum of aromas with everything from raspberry to candied orange, plus a slew of delicate spicy...