Cairanne Vieilles Vignes 2019 got 91 by the Wine Advocate's magazinesexynotes of flowering garrigue on the nose, paired with mixed raspberry and blackberry fruit. The tannins are fine-grained, yielding an almost creamy texture on the midpalate, then add an elegant, silky edge to the long finish.Lovely stuff that should drink well for 5-6 years.
For only $5 more than the basic Cotes du Rhone, the 2019 Cairanne Vieilles Vignes is a wine to seek out. This medium to full-bodied effort reveals
|Côtes du Rhône white 2019 got 90 by the Wine Advocate's magazine :
Mainly equal parts Bourboulenc and Clairette, with just a splash of Grenache Blanc, the 2019 Cotes du Rhone Blanc is a plump, harmonious offering with hints of white peaches, melon and citrus. Medium to full-bodied, it's silkyand fine, with a lasting, elegant finish. EU certified organic.
|Côtes du Rhône red 2019 got 87 by the Wine Advocate's magazine :
The medium-bodied 2019 Cotes du Rhone features silky tannins, hints of peppered strawberries and raspberries and a gentle, elegant finish . Not overly powerful or concentrated, it should continue drinking well for thenext couple of years.
|Côtes du Rhône Muses : Sa robe est framboise, les fruits rouges se retrouvent et explosent en bouche ; un magnifique jus à cueillir dans sa jeunesse qui donne de l’inspiration. L’anti Côtes du- Rhône rustique et lourd.|
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Cairanne Castel Mireio white 2019 got 14.5/15 by the magazine.
|Cairanne Vieilles Vignes 2018 got 91 by Decanter's magazine "smashable style with added Cairanne elegance"|
|Castel Mireio red 2016 got 2 stars (**) by the Guide Hachette des Vins 2020|
|Vieilles Vignes 2017 got 2 stars (**) by the Guide Hachette des Vins 2020|
|Castel Mireio white 2017 : 91 by the famous "Décanter" magazine|
|Castel Mireio white 2017 : gold award at "Millésime Bio Challenge 2019"|
Vieilles Vignes 2016 : 92 by "The Wine Enthusiast" : There's aromatic richness to this Grenache-dominant blend, suggesting notes of smoked nut, earth and violet alongside intensely ripe black fruit. Black-plum and cherry flavors are silky yet fresh, framed by finely textured but persistent tannins. It's lovely already but should improve through 2026.
|Vieilles Vignes 2016 : 92 by "The Wine Advocate"|
|Silver Medal at the Vignerons Indépendants 2018 competitonfor our Castel Mireio red 2015|
Silver Medal at the Vignerons Indépendants 2018 competition for our Vieilles Vignes red 2016
|Silver Medal at the Vignerons Indépendants 2018 competiton for our Castel Mireio white 2017|
Vieilles Vignes 2015 : 90 by the famous magazine "The Wine Advocate
"Loaded with red fruit and spice, the lush 2015 Cairanne Vieilles Vignes combines ripe fruit with bright acids and silky tannins. It's an all-around
performer that should drink well for at least 5 years."
Vieilles Vignes 2016 : 16 + by Jancis Robinson (British wine critic)
"Medicinal style nose with strong black fruit syrup aromas but relatively light concentration on the palate. Simple, candied finish."
|Bronze medal at the Amphore's wine competition (International Wine Competition of organic wines) in 2017 for the Cairanne Castel Mireio white 2016|
|Bronze medal at the Amphore's wine competition (International Wine Competition of organic wines) in 2017 for the Côtes du Rhône Villages M&A white 2016|
|Bronze medal at the Amphore's wine competition (International Wine Competition of organic wines) in 2017 for the Cairanne Vieilles Vignes 2015|
|Gold medal at the Concours général agricole de Paris in 2017 for the Cairanne red 2016|
|Silver Medal at the Vignerons Indépendants 2017 competiton for our Cairanne Castel Mireio red 2014|