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Rhône Blends

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With bold fruit flavors and accents of sweet spice, red Rhône blends originated from France’s southern Rhône Valley. Grenache, supported by Syrah and Mourvèdre typically form the base of the blend, while Carignan, Cinsault and Counoise often come in to play. With some creative interpretation, Rhône blends have also become popular in Priorat, Washington, Australia and California.

Tasting Notes for Rhône Blends

A Rhône blend is a dry, red wine and will vary according to its individual components, as each variety brings something different to the glass. Grenache is the lightest in color but contributes plenty of ripe red fruit and a plush texture. Syrah supplies dark fruit flavors, along with savory, spicy and earthy notes. Mourvèdre is responsible for a floral perfume and earthy flavor as well as structure and a healthy dose of color. New World examples tend to be fruit-forward in style, while those from the Old World will often have more earth, structure and herbal components on top of ripe red and blue fruit.

Perfect Food Pairings for Rhône Blends

Rhône Blends work with a wide variety of meat-based dishes, playing equally well with beef, pork, lamb or game. Braised beef cheeks, grilled steak or sausages, roasted pork and squab are all fine pairings.

Sommelier Secrets for Rhône Blends

Some regions like to put their own local spin on the red Rhône blend—for example, in Australia’s Barossa Valley, Shiraz is commonly blended with Cabernet Sauvignon to add structure, tannin and a long finish. Grenache-based blends from Priorat often include Carignan (known locally as Cariñena) and Syrah, but also international varieties like Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. In California, anything goes, and it is not uncommon to see Petite Sirah make an appearance.

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  • M. Chapoutier Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Bernardine 1999 Front Label
    M. Chapoutier Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Bernardine 1999
    Rhone Red Blends from Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Rhone, France
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    • Dom. du Galet des Papes Vieilles Vignes Chateauneuf-du-Pape 1999 Front Label
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        Rhone Red Blends from Edna Valley, Central Coast, California
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      • Clos du Caillou Chateauneuf-du-Pape Reserve 1999 Front Label
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        • Chateau La Nerthe Chateauneuf-du-Pape Cuvee des Cadettes 1999 Front Label
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          Rhone Red Blends from Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Rhone, France
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        • Caves des Papes Gigondas Reserve des Fustiers 1999 Front Label
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          Rhone Red Blends from Gigondas, Rhone, France
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        • Dom. de l'Ameillaud Cotes-du-Rhone (half-bottle) 1999
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          • Domaine Pierre Andre Chateauneuf-du-Pape 1999 Front Label
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            • Famille Perrin Vacqueras 1999 Front Label
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              Rhone Red Blends from Vacqueyras, Rhone, France
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              Rhone Red Blends from Languedoc, South of France, France
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              • Guigal Cotes du Rhone Rouge (375ML half-bottle) 1999
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                • Chateau Pesquie Cuvee 105 Cotes du Ventoux Rouge 1999
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                  • Delas Cotes du Rhone St. Esprit Rouge 1999 Front Label
                    Delas Cotes du Rhone St. Esprit Rouge 1999
                    Rhone Red Blends from Cotes du Rhone, Rhone, France
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                    • Barton & Guestier Cotes du Rhone 1999
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                    • Ferraton Pere & Fils Cotes du Rhone 1999 Front Label
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                      • Dom. de l'Ameillaud Cotes du Rhone 1999 Front Label
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