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Château de Saint-Cosme Gigondas les Claux 2010

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Deep ruby. A heady bouquet evokes candied red fruits, potpourri and incense, with a bright mineral overtone. Sappy and precise, offering juicy raspberry and cherry flavors that put on weight with air. Shows great precision on the strikingly persis... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2010 Saint Cosme, Chateau de Gigondas Les Claux 750ml

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Château de Saint-Cosme:
Saint Cosme - located north to the village of Gigondas - is the most ancient estate in the region. Lying on the site of a Gallo-Roman villa which very probably already had its own vineyard, the estate's existence in 1416 is attested by a document mentioning the granting by Jean de Chalon, Price of Orange, of "land for the planting of vines on the Saint Cosme slopes." The Barruol's ancestors acq... Read more
Saint Cosme - located north to the village of Gigondas - is the most ancient estate in the region. Lying on the site of a Gallo-Roman villa which very probably already had its own vineyard, the estate's existence in 1416 is attested by a document mentioning the granting by Jean de Chalon, Price of Orange, of "land for the planting of vines on the Saint Cosme slopes." The Barruol's ancestors acquired it in 1570, and at the end of the sixteenth century built a splendid residence over existing cellars... Read less

External Reviews for Château de Saint-Cosme Gigondas les Claux

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/01/2013

Deep ruby. A heady bouquet evokes candied red fruits, potpourri and incense, with a bright mineral overtone. Sappy and precise, offering juicy raspberry and cherry flavors that put on weight with air. Shows great precision on the strikingly persis... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2010 Saint Cosme, Chateau de Gigondas Les Claux 750ml



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