Château du Trignon Côtes du Rhône 2009
[A blend of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre] Intense ruby color.Strawberries and redcurrants on the nose. Smooth and well- balanced on the palate. Soft with fine fruit. Backstory: For centuries, the Quiot family, have established wonderful properties in the southern Rhone Valley. The story begins at Chateauneuf-du-Pape where Antoine Quiot acquired a few hectares of vines in 1748. Today, the Domaine du Vieux Lazaret comprises more than 100 hectares. The 13th generation of the family currently work the estate. (Adapted from the winery website.)*Yet another fine import from our friends David and Alex Milligan*.