Appellation: IGP Collines Rhodaniennes (Northern Rhone region)

 

Grape: Viognier (100%)

 

Farming: Organic (not certified)

 

Aromatics: A alluring blend of warm spice and stonefruits.

 

Palate: Opulent peach and apricot upfront, with a luscious mid palate weight, all balanced by persistent minerality and a lively, long finish.

 

About the wine: The Garon family are farming white wine vineyards in Condrieu, as well as this beautiful Viognier vineyard classified as a IGP Collines Rhodaniennes. The appellation once again doesn't dictate quality and we were very impressed by this cuvee from the first visit at the Domaine.

 

When to drink: Drink now or in the next 3 to 5 years.

 

Service: 12 degrees.

 

Food match: Seafood laksa

 

The Wine Front, Gary Walsh: 92/100

2018 Domaine Garon, IGP Viognier 'Les Grandes Parcelles'

$65.00Price