2013

Rasteau Beau Mistral Côtes du Rhône Villages AOC

Grenache, Mourvèdre

Price
CHF 12.75
Price per 10
1.70/10cl
Save CHF 3.20 with a 20% discount (was CHF 15.95)

Wine information

Region

Côtes du Rhône, France

Grape

Grenache, Mourvèdre

Producer

Domaine Beau Mistral

Vintage

2013

Goes well with

Potatoes, alpine macaroni dish, sauerkraut and bacon

Degustation notes

Deep, dark ruby red, an intense, full nose of red and dark berries, typical spicy notes of laurel and lavender on the palate, lots of fruit, very little oak, medium tannins, ripe with a diversity of aromas.

Special notes

The southern Rhone Valley is known for its strong wines, which are often a blend of several grape varieties. Rasteau is an independent commune in Vaucluse, in southern Côtes du Rhône. The municipality name is displayed on the label. The vineyards extend over 750 hectares on calcareous brown, reddish marl and sandstone soil.

Alcohol content

14.5%

Drinking temperature

16-18°C

Optimum maturity

2017-2020

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Finishing process

Oak cask 225 l

Ratings

Average rating: 2.5 of 5 5 ratings and 3 reviews

  • from on
    Average rating: 2.0 of 5 2.0

    Miserabel - Wer den Geschmack von Laub und Ästen mag ist gut bedient

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    Average rating: 1.0 of 5 1.0

    87-89 statt 90-95 Parker-Punkte - Dieser Wein hat bei Parker nicht 90-95 Punkte, sondern 87-89: 2013 Beau Mistral Cotes du Rhone Villages Rasteau Vieilles Vignes A Proprietary Blend Dry Red Table wine from France,Rasteau,Southern Rhone,Rhone,France Review by Jeb Dunnuck eRobertParker.com # 216 (Part 2) (Jan 2015) Rating: 87-89

  • from on
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    Good value for money - An upgrade to the usual Cote du Rhone. Drinks well relatively young.