Chateau Mont-Redon Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2017
Chateau Mont-Redon Cotes du Rhone Blanc 2017 is mainly Grenache blanc, Viognier. The wine is yellow in colour. Elder berry aroma on the nose, cassis leaves, a hint of toffee. The palate is easy, fleshy, has an agile content and drinks with a little grip on the close. It’s a sound Côtes, suited to starters, has Grenache blanc fat aiding its mid-palate.
Château Mont-Redon will be familiar to those who know and love Châteauneuf-du-Pape being well recognized as the owners of one of the most highly regarded vineyard sites in the appellation. With almost 100 hectares under vine, the majority of Mont-Redon’s vineyards are located in the appellations most favoured area, the high plateau which is covered in the large round pudding stones that Châteauneuf is so well known for. This remarkable property is in fact a single vineyard.
The Finer Details
Style – White Wine
Varietal – Grenache blanc 70%, Clairette 20%, Viognier 10%
Country – France
Region – Southern Rhône
Vintage – 2017
Bottle Size – 750ml
ABV – 13.5%