Legendary Côte Rôtie
2010 Côte Rôtie - Les Jumelles
- Rhône Valley, Côte Rôtie
Cote-Rotie is one of the most famous appellations for red wine in the world. The appellation is considered one of the three best appellations of the Rh?ne along with Hermitage and Chateauneuf-du-Pape.
Deep ruby red colour with very thick legs.Complex, intense notes of macerated red berries, blended with sweet spices and a final hint of garrigue (Mediterranean vegetation). Powerful and warm attack, with a spicy, hot finish.
The best vintages of Cote Rotie: The top years are: 2012, 2010, 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1998
Ideal with grilled chicken or barbecue.
The Winery : Paul Jaboulet Aine
For almost two centuries, the Jaboulet family has shared a common passion for the Rhône Valley, its history, its terroir, its exceptional people and wines. The enduring quality of their wines is a result of the high esteem in which they hold to people and vines and the arts of vinification, blending and maturing.
Did you know ?
This is the most famous appellation of the southern Rhône and also one of the best-known in France and abroad. Its rise to fame goes back to the presence of the papal seat in Avignon from 1309 to 1376. It was Pope John XXII who developed the château, which is today in ruins.