…Viognier ( 44%), Rousanne ( 30%), and Marsanne ( 26%) was aged for 10 months in French, American and Hungarian oak barrels. It presented a floral nose with a whiff of white pepper; a flush of tropical fruit flavors swept the palate at the end. I also enjoyed the fuller mouth feel. Elegant and complex yet unpretentious—the current label for the Painted White features something that resembles a mosh pit! The crisp, dry Rose 2012 featured strawberry and citrus characteristics; …
…27% viognier, 25% grenache blanc, 25% marsanne, 22% roussanne. Pale straw-gold color; graham crackers and camellias, subtly earthy and perfumed; spare and elegant; hints of roasted lemons and pears, bare touch of spiced peach; very dry but juicy and flavorful, with scintillating acidity and chalky limestone elements; beautiful balance, tone and presence. Excellent. About $ 27.
…Syrah/ Shiraz, Viognier, Roussanne, Marsanne, Grenache, Mourvedre, Carignan, Petite Sirah as well as some others) over internationally popular Bordeaux and Burgundy varietals ( Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir).
Ido, did you have much experience with Rhone/Med varietals in your studies overseas?
…White Riesling, Emerald Riesling, Colombard, Roussanne and Marsanne and reds such as Carignan, Cabernet Franc, Syrah/ Shiraz, Petite Sirah and Marselan. Don't be surprised if there's other grapes you've never tasted or even heard of and if you thought you didn't like a grape varietal before maybe because its because you haven't tasted a good enough example before. Here's your chance.
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Variety: 60%, 20% , 20% roussanne
Price: $ 10.00
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…the 60-80-year-oldvines and 60-plus-year-old Marsanne from which the Les Granits Rouge and Blanc are respectively coaxed.
Maison Ferraton has now established itself as one of the appellation's heavy weights, testing boundaries with its red and white wines from terroir-specific parcels. The 2012 white is so fragrant and fleshy that it wouldn't look out of place in (and for a fraction of the price)! Its mineral-infused reds from …
It's a new wine to therange - a blend of ( 62%), ( 26%) and viognier, mostly grown in the and sub-regions of the (though the viognier is from the ).
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…St-Joseph is a bastion , although white grapes such as Marsanne and are also allowed in the blend. (A very small amount of white wines based on these two varieties are made.)
Stylistically, reds fall into two categories, which are influenced by a north-south split. Wines from the southern zone, which stretches from Tournon-sur-Rhône to and comprises six villages ( Lemps, , Mauves, Vion, and St.-Jean-de-Muzols…