Red

2015 Château Virgile Costières-de-Nîmes

Red Rhone Blend

  • France
  • Rhône
  • Southern Rhône
  • Costières-de-Nîmes
Drink between 2016 - 2017 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 2

  • fdizzy Does not like this wine: 78 points

    September 8, 2017 - Tart stone fruit. Minerality and light body. Acid too high.

  • mercurius wrote: 87 points

    April 9, 2017 - About what I expected. I did decant it--but it wasn't needed. Nose has lots of fresh red fruit, a little pepper, and, if I tried really hard, maybe I can imagine some lavender? Super soft and open wine now. Couldn't detect any oak or tannin. Cherry and plum in the mouth. Dry short finish. Everything was done well and if you really want to show the terroir of Nimes this would be a good choice. Me personally, I'd like some more stems with some old oak to give it more character.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2015
  • Type Red
  • Producer Château Virgile
  • Varietal Red Rhone Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Rhône
  • SubRegion Southern Rhône
  • Appellation Costières-de-Nîmes
  • UPC Code 608888352440

Community Holdings

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  • In Cellars 2 (6%)
  • Consumed 29 (94%)

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