Yet more Rhône 2015s – and a few 2016s


The following tasting notes plug a few more gaps in our existing coverage of the Rhône Valley's excellent 2015 vintage covering whites and reds from both north and south. They include some renowned names such as Yves Cuilleron, Vieux Télégraphe and Roger Sabon as well as lesser-known properties, but with a very few exceptions, they are all a great testament to the quality of the vintage. 

Talking of great names, the Rhône has been mourning the death of Georges Vernay, who died this month, aged 92. He was almost single-handedly responsible for the modern success of Condrieu, which was on...