Côtes-du-Rhône, Dom. de la Bastide

Côtes-du-Rhône, Dom. de la Bastide - 2019

Item # 26615 750mL
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Tasting Notes

Deliciously ripe fruit, rich florals and dusty mineral come together in balance with vibrant acidity making this a food friendly wine. Drink this spicy medium bodied red with anything from the grill.


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About the Producer

Visan, Southern Rhône, France The history of vinegrowing in Visan, located in in a valley west of the Rhône river, is combined with that of the Knights Templar in the Middle Ages who helped to cement wine in the culture of the region and as well with the influence of the Popes who installed themselves in Avignon from 1309 to 1376. The area around Visan was fortified by the Templars and...

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