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Condrieu 2014 by Cuilleron

In the steep hills north in  the Rhone valley there is a small appelation which is called Condrieu. Here the rare grape of Viognier is grown. A grape not well known to many people but which gives a fantastic wine when grown here.

It is a full bodied white with a very pronounced and overwhelming smell of flower, peach, apricot, tropical fruit etc.

The taste is dominated by ripe fruit, medium acidity and a long finish. Very good to outstanding quality.

This is not a white for the fainthearted as the style is rather opulent.

But with 2 year old Comte it is the perfect match.

Cuilleron (manager) has many different styles. The wine is pricy and rare to get hold of.

Condrieu 2014 "La Petite Cote"
Yves Cuilleron
ca 30€ or 400 nok

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