E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2018 - Carlo Russo Wine & Spirit World
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E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2018
SKU: 50191

E. Guigal Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2018

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Yellow gold, clear and brilliant. Freshness marked by the distinctive aromas of Viognier; white flowers, apricot, acacia and white peach. Fruity palate with plenty of richness and body. A well-rounded wine with elegance, strength and balance. Pair with starters, fish, asian food.
Vinous
  • v91

Light yellow. Mineral-tinged aromas of Meyer lemon, pear and white peach are complemented by a suave floral overtone. Juicy, pure and energetic on the palate, offering pliant orchard and pit fruit and honeysuckle flavors that show sharp definition and back-end lift. Rich but energetic as well, delivering strong finishing cut and lingering florality. The Viognier is definitely making itself heard here.

Josh Raynolds, May 2020
Jeb Dunnuck
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The quality of this cuvée has soared over the past decade, and the 2018 Côtes du Rhône Blanc is another terrific vintage. Tasting like a mini Condrieu with its floral, orange blossom, and honeysuckle aromas and flavors, it's medium-bodied, fresh, and lively on the palate, with an attractive mix of richness and freshness. Drink it over the coming year or two.

December 12, 2019
Wine Advocate
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More than half Viognier, with the balance rounded out by Roussanne, Bourboulenc and just 2% Grenache Blanc, the 2018 Cotes du Rhone Blanc is rich and tropical. It's full-bodied, silky and mouth coating, a charming white to drink over the next couple of years.

Joe Czerwinski, December 19, 2019