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  • Jancis Robinson
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  • Jancis Robinson
19 Nov 2009
 


Halfway through my tasting of several hundred 2008 Châteauneufs, I realised there was something familiar about these juicy, attractive, but rather light fruity reds. Of course! They reminded me of inexpensive Spanish Garnachas at a fraction of the price.

2008 was a very difficult vintage throughout the Rhône, as my