Tag Archives: Hermitage

Rhône 2010 Tasting & all wines now online

Following on from the success of our Burgundy Growers tasting in January, we returned to Glaziers Hall last night to preview the 2010s from the Rhône valley. With all tickets sold we hosted some of the best producers the region has to offer, and it goes without saying that the wines were a delight to […]

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2009 Délas – Outstanding Northern Rhône

While the Délas winery was founded over 150 years ago in the heart of the Côte du Rhône, it was not really until 1997, and the appointment of acclaimed winemaker Jacques Grange, that the wines really began to capture anyone’s imagination. Now among some of the most sought-after wines in the Northern Rhône, the range […]

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Rhône 2009: Now Online

In many ways the Rhône campaign is the most exciting of the year. Not only can we introduce customers to fantastic wines they might not have considered before, but the quality to price ratio is exceptional. Whether the generous complexity of Châteauneuf-du-Pape or the savoury, more-focused character of the Syrah from the northern half of the […]

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2009 Rhône – the great Hermitage of Marc Sorrel

“…where 2009 is great (and it truly is) is in the northern Rhône…I can say that without a doubt it is the finest overall vintage in the north since 1999, and probably since 1990.” Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #191, October 2010 This was our first, literally refreshing, appointment up North during a week devoted to […]

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Rhône 2008 En Primeur – “Year of the Vigneron”

Following three excellent vintages in the Rhône Valley, 2008 had a hard act to follow. Nonetheless, our buying team, having travelled extensively throughout the region, were pleased to find that many top domaines had still produced high quality wines and it is the finest of these that feature in our Rhône 2008 offer. Strict selection […]

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