Laurent Robert is a young winemaker who has taken over his family’s property from his father. He started making his own wine in 1999 and founded his own domaine. and is improving his domaine. He has increased his holdings in Rasteau in recent years and continues to expand his production.
He has a real focus on quality and is proud of his 100 year old Grenache vines that are planted on the hill in Rasteau.
His Côtes du Rhône is all sourced from grapes in Rasteau and punches well above its weight. The Rasteau shows why this appellation was promoted to a Cru in the Rhône and he uses a his old vine Grenache in this wine.
All the wines are made from low yields that bring a great intensity of flavour that is balanced with fine tannins.
|2013 Côtes du Rhône||$21.95|