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Romain Duvernay

Côtes-du-Rhône Villages Plan de Dieu 2017

EAN Code: 3760256771211

SOIL TYPES: Riss alluvial terraces, chalky gravels on clay.

GRAPE VARIETIES:    75% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 5% Mourvèdre

VINIFICATION: Harvested by hand with destemming. Maceration 3 weeks. Controlled temperature.

TASTING NOTES: Deep red colour with a bright hue. Very complex and expressive nose with dark and red berries, black pepper and spicy notes with hints of leather. On the palate, these aromatic notes combine first with fleshy aromas and silky tannins.

FOOD AND WINE MATCHING: Poulardes (fattened chicken) or capon but also vegetable tajine or spicy dishes are also an ideal match for this wine. Ready to drink now but with an ageing potential of 6 to 8 years.

RATINGS : ARGENT/SILVER 90/100 DECANTER 2018, (90-92) ROBERT PARKER 2018

  • Range : Côtes-du-Rhône & Villages
  • Colour : Red

Romain Duvernay

 

 

Romain Duvenay is a talented oenologist associated with the company NewRhône Millésimes, known as one of the finest palates of the region by his peers.

After perfecting his art in Bordeaux, in Languedoc and Burgundy and while working for a national restaurant trade distributor, he quickly falls in love with all the resources of the Rhône Valley, especially for its iconic grape varieties: Grenache , Syrah and Mourvèdre.

Knowing all the finest points of grape varieties and terroirs, in 2010 Romain Duvernay creates the brand which bears his name, showcasing his talent equally with appellations from the north and the south of the Rhône Valley.

 

In 2016, Jean-Marc Pottiez, creator and developer of major brands in Champagne and Burgundy, and confident in the development potential of a viticultural production region as rich as the Rhone Valley, decided to create the company NewRhône Millésimes. To this end, he teams up with the talented Romain DUVERNAY and buys his signature brand.

Under this signature, Romain Duvernay and Jean-Marc Pottiez then develop several partnerships between domains of the South and the North of the Rhone Valley and the company NewRhône Millésimes, with the aim of finding the most beautiful expressions of the terroirs and grape varieties of this region rich in diversity.

 

 

ARGENT/SILVER 90/100 DECANTER 2018

ARGENT/SILVER IWSC 2018

(90-92) ROBERT PARKER 2018