For product availability, please select your "Ship to" state above.Got it, I'll ship to California
Native to southwest France but also maintains a fairly substantial history in California ...
Valdiguié is native to southwest France but also maintains a fairly substantial history in California. Given its high-yielding capacity, Valdiguié became very popular during the Prohibition. Until 1980 Californians called it Napa Gamay because of its similarities to Gamay as a finished wine. But in that year, a French ampelographer, Pierre Galet correctly identified it as Valdiguié and not Gamay. Today it still grows in pockets of respected appellations throughout the state. In France it is also goes by the name of Gros Auxerrois.
Fresh pomegranate, watermelon, blueberry and baking spice are common in Valdiguié. The wine is usually pretty simple but nonetheless totally enjoyable. It’s a great red to serve slightly chilled on a hot day.
- Pinot Noir1949
- Cabernet Sauvignon1478
- Bordeaux Red Blends1119
- Other Red Blends797
- Rhône Blends546
- Other Red Wine140
- Cabernet Franc80
- Petite Sirah76
- Tuscan Blends71
- Nero d'Avola23
- Petit Verdot12
- Touriga Nacional3
Broc Cellars Valdiguie 2017Valdiguie from North Coast, California
Folk Machine Valdiguie 2017Valdiguie from Redwood Valley, Mendocino, California
J. Lohr Wildflower Valdiguie 2017Valdiguie from Monterey, Central Coast, California
Wilson Foreigner Rancho Chimiles Napa Valley Valdiguie 2015Valdiguie from Napa Valley, California