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2016 Vinsobres Les Cornuds, Famille Perrin

2016 Vinsobres Les Cornuds, Famille Perrin

Ref: PERR160
Red  |  Still  |  14% ABV

Vinsobres is a relatively new Appellation d'Origine Contrôllée, created in 2006 before which it was one of the Côte du Rhône Villages; it is located in the most northern part of the southern Rhône. The Perrin family, of Château de Beaucastel fame, make this entrancing example of Vinsobres from a single plot of vines grown at 300m altitude and largely on terraces. 

Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
£132.00
duty paid price: £190.54
To Arrive
Single Bottle
price shown is under bond
£11.00
duty paid price: £15.88
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Wine Details
Wine Details
ProducerProducer: Famille Perrin
AppellationAppellation: Vinsobres
Old or New WorldOld/New World: Old World
CountryCountry: France
ColourColour: Red
StyleStyle: Still
ABV% ABV: 14%
Drink DatesDrink Dates: 2018-2022
MaturityMaturity: Young and Lithe
SweetnessSweetness: 1
Grape VarietyGrape Variety: Grenache, Syrah
Tasting Notes
Tasting Notes

There's a clay-like note to the subtle dark fruit aromas that are all a touch rooty and a bit closed. The palate is beautifully rich and quickly fresh. This is a big wine of sizeable structure that gains steadily in intensity. A very mineral thing, this. This is a star. What a finish!

Sweetness Explained
Sweetness Explained

Sweetness

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Location Explained
Location Explained

Location

AVAILABLE: Currently lying in our storage at London City Bond Dinton Woods 
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TO ARRIVE: Currently lying abroad or in transit 
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Pricing Information
Pricing Information

Pricing

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