Story of the wine:
Vacqueyras spent many years as one of the best of the Cotes du Rhone Villages wines until 1990 when it was given its owm appellation. Its vineyards are just to the east of Chateauneuf-du-Pape and the wine is usually big in style. Domaine Grandy is produced by La Cave Les Coteaux du Rhone who is responsible for the estate.
Grape(s): Grenache, Syrah Mourvedre
Area: From vineyards around the town of Sarians in the southern part of Vacqueyras
Vacqueyras, a village next to Chateauneuf-du-Pape, has always represented excellent value for money. Rich, deep berry fruit nose. The palate has a ripeness to it with a crispness in the middle. The finish is softly dry.
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