Cleveland.com wine writer Marc Bona has followed up his usual $25 and under column with a higher end list of bottles to consider splurging on this holiday season, including the E. Guigal 2015 Saint Joseph. He believes the wine continues to improve while in the glass and offers “notes of cherry, dark berries, cedar and spice.” Read the full story HERE
Saint-Joseph today is one of the most exciting appellations in the Rhone Valley, and dare we say all of France. The work by leading producers such as Guigal, energy from young growers, and recognition (really, re-discovery) of sites capable of making wines of extraordinary depth and complexity; of the same family as its famous neighbor in Hermitage, but with a distinct suppleness and elegance.
Rhône Valley, France
The more you learn about the Guigal family, the more astounding becomes their story. Their wines are the benchmarks for every Rhone appellation, and over the last thirty years they have become arguably the most lauded producer in the world. Year after year the Guigal family produces wines of exceptional quality that in all classes offer exceptional value.