|Winery:||Domaine du Colombier|
|Region:||France » Rhône » Northern Rhône » Hermitage|
Domaine du Colombier
It had a deep ruby color, with a garnet rim and big legs. On the nose, I was hit with barnyard and Band-Aid aromas, which make me think the wine had a bit of a Brett problem. That said, those aromas weren’t so overpowering as to be unpleasant. Followin...
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Sauvignon Gris is a slight mutation of Sauvignon Blanc, creating a different colored berry with a slightly changed fl...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
History of the grape: Viognier is thought to be an indigenous grape of Croatia that was brought to the Rhone in Franc...
History of the grape: Little is documented about the early years of this grape, which is surprising due to its distin...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
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"Its official; the world’s best syrah-based wine hails from our own ... ... Cuvée Gaby 2010 Domaine du Colombier, France | Société Roucet Someone arrange for video clips and we can YouTube OT's 'BackYard' Judgment and put it up in their face...&nbs Read More
I bought this bottle of wine from my local supermarket where it was on offer ... ... between Saumur and Tours.Domaine du Colombier [www.chinoncolombier.fr ] is a 24 hectare estate that has been in the family of Christine and Oliver Jouvault for severasl generations.I drank my bottle the other evening with my supper of grilled pork and I enjoye... Read More
peppery, rounded and perfect with Lancashire Hotpot Read More
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Smooth. Drinks like a $30 bottle. Read More
I'm hoping the Snooth community can help me out with some recommendations. I've have had a couple Argentinian Malbec and Malbec blend wines in the last couple of months that I really enjoyed and I was hoping that I could get some recommendations to expand what I've tried. I'm looking up to $50 but realistically more in the $15 to $30 range. L... Read More
Posted on behalf of a user. c9dp isnt my specialist area, so thought I'd turn it over to the wiser and larger crowd:ThanksPJ~~~~~~Do you have any recommendations for a Chateauneuf-du-pape? We love fully structured, complex wines. This one sounds up my alley, but also one that most would probably feel strongly about...positively or negatively. I ... Read More
It had a deep ruby color, with a garnet rim and big legs. On the nose, I was hit with barnyard and Band-Aid aromas, which make me think the wine had a bit of a Brett problem. That said, those aromas werent so overpowering as to be unpleasant. Following those smells, there was a nice mix of raspberry, black cherry, blackberry, along with somethin... Read More
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