Alain Jaume & Fils 2005 Réserve Grand Veneur Côtes du Rhône ($11.99)
A typical Côtes du Rhône blend of 80 percent Grenache and 20 percent Syrah, this is a very dark ruby-color wine. Ripe raspberry aromas add a toasty overtone. Juicy and ripe flavors, raspberries shaped by zippy fresh-fruit acidity, offer a pure and appetizing rendition of quality Côtes du Rhône from an excellent vintage. US Importer: Kysela Pere & Fils Ltd., Winchester, Va. (Jun 19, 2007)

FOOD MATCH: Versatile and food friendly, good with grilled meat or poultry; fine with a light meatless summer dinner, an omelet stuffed with mushrooms, green peppers and onions.



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