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Date Printed: 10/25/2014
Perrin et Fils Reserve Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2008
Perrin et Fils Reserve Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2008
(search item no. 99500)
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The Wine Advocate rating: 87 points
PRICE ON 10/25/2014: $10.79

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 87 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 87 points
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 87 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 87 points
2009 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2007 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
2001 Wine Enthusiast rating: 89 points
2001 Wine & Spirits rating: 88 points
2000 The Wine Advocate rating: 86 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A blend of 50% Grenache blanc, 20% Viognier, 15% Marsanne and 15% Roussanne.

A fine bright straw-gold colour. An elegant nose that shows touches of toast. Good balance with no excess of alcohol, full-bodied and long.

Serve with fine or gently spiced dishes (saffron), grilled fish or fish soup (bouillabaisse).

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About Perrin et Fils:

Jean-Pierre, François and Pierre Perrin are proud to present their fine wines, inspired by the memory of their grandfather, Pierre Perrin. Using the same techniques employed at Château de Beaucastel, the Perrins have added some interesting appellations to their already impressive list of wines.

"Jean-Pierre and François Perrin - chosen among the Most Influential Wine Personalities of the last 20 Years. The Perrins believe in natural winemaking, unfiltered wines, and routinely produce long-lived classics that are among the finest in the world." -Robert M. Parker, Jr's The Wine Advocate