Vidal-Fleury 2016 Cotes du Rhone Red Wine 750 ml

Established in 1781 in the Cote-Rotie vineyard, Vidal-Fleury is the oldest continuously Rhone wine, principally Grenache (65%) complemented by Syrah (20%), Mourvedre (10%) and Carignan (5%) from the Southern Rhone Valley. Guy Sarton du Jonchay CEnologue/Winemaker. 14.5% alc. by vol. 29 Produced and bottled by Vidal-Fleury F69420 Tipin et Semons - France. Product of France. Founded in 1781, Vidal-Fleury is the Rhone Valley’s oldest continuing grower/negociant firm. Thomas Jefferson’s visit in 1787 was its first contact with the United States; he called the wines “justly celebrated”. Long considered one of the most respected producers in the Rhone Valley, Vidal-Fleury carries on under the watchful management of Head Winemaker Guy Sarton du Jonchay.