Charles Tort Old Vines Côtes du Rhône AOC

This Côtes du Rhône from Charles Tort has been awarded three golds and one silver in Paris and Orange competitions for the last four vintages – a delicious introduction to France for a wine novice or a treat for a devoted fan.

  • Attractive black raspberry aromas and flavours with some dark spice and pepper. This is an amazing wine for the money. Full-bodied yet smooth. Pair with grilled meats. 89/100 pts.
    - Natalie McLean

Tasting Notes

This Côtes du Rhône from France has a very deep intense purple colour. Spicy, ripe dried plum and cherry nose with some vanilla notes. It is a dry, medium bodied wine with dried red fruit flavours and a lingering, spicy, mineral-tinged finish.

Food Pairing

This wine is delightful with grilled meats, pasta with tomato sauce, hearty vegetable dishes and fine cheeses. Also pairs well with fish and seafood if lightly chilled.

Grape Varieties

75% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre

Age of the Vines

50-70 years

 

Details

Volume 750 mL Bottle
Alcohol/Vol 14.5%
Made In Rhône, France
Style Full-bodied & Smooth
Varietal Grenache

Charles Tort Old Vines Cotes Du Rhone Aoc

Available at LCBO stores across Ontario.

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The history of Charles Tort – from whom we get the delicious Old Vines Côtes du Rhône – is a fascinating tale of passion and love for winemaking in France.


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