Feraud-Brunel Cotes du Rhone Villages Rasteau 2010
88 points Wine Spectator: Dark plum skin and blackberry fruit flavors pump along, buttressed by notes of ganache and cocoa powder, with a smoky, medium-weight finish. Drink now. (6/15/12) This is a joint venture between Laurence Féraud of Domaine du Pégaü, and Andre Brunel of Domaine les Cailloux.
A great wine for the price, the 2010 Féraud-Brunel Côtes du Rhône Villages has blueberry, boysenberry and blackberry fruit, layered with woodspice and tobacco tones. The long finish is has notes of licorice.