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Matt Walls in Decanter – C么te-R么tie alternatives

By on 19/05/2021

From Matt Walls, writing in Decanter, comes an article on top-quality and great-value C么te-R么tie alternatives. As Matt puts it,聽 鈥淲hen a grape variety is given time to ripen slowly and gradually, it develops its aromas one by one. The grape has time to listen to those aromas, to remember them all, layering them like tints in a watercolour.

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Remi Niero’s ‘Bois Prieur’ St Joseph – a glass of heavenly Syrah

By on 30/03/2021

[caption id="attachment_33152" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] A view of Condrieu from the Rh么ne Bridge[/caption] It was a moment of pure serendipity that inspired this blog. During a recent socially distanced visit to the office, one of us said 'you know what I had the other night that was beautiful? R茅mi聽Niero's Saint Joseph' and was met by a 'you're joking - so did I!'.

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Syrah: King of the Northern Rh么ne

By on 29/03/2021

[caption id="attachment_33074" align="aligncenter" width="600"] C么te R么tie vineyards are planted on very steep slopes that have to be manually harvested.(Image from Domaine Duclaux)[/caption] There is a lot of excitement around the imminent release of our Rh么ne 2019 EP campaign, from customers and L&S staff alike, and for good reason.

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