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Chateau de Saint Cosme Little James Vdp 2001

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Color: Red
Varietal: Grenache
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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 Chateau de Saint Cosme Little James Vdp

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Vintage: NV 11/02/2011

As for the inexpensive wines, one of his creations is his non-vintage Little James Basket Press, which is created from a solera system that he started in 1999, so it tends to have about 50% of the most recent vintage (in this case 2010) blended with ... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Grenache wine from Rhone in France. N.V. Chateau de Saint Cosme Little James Vdp 750ml


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Vintage: NV 10/20/2011

Barruol's negociant offerings, which are sold under the Saint-Cosme label, include the innovative non-vintage Little James Basket Press, a 100% Grenache vin de table from a solera system of Grenache sitting in tank ranging from the oldest vintage, 19... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Grenache wine from Rhone in France. N.V. Chateau de Saint Cosme Little James Vdp 750ml



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