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The Wine Region of Rhône Valley

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For everyone who loves red wines made from the Syrah grape, a visit to the northern Rhône is a must. From vineyards on near vertiginous slopes, some of the finest Syrah wines are produced, as well as original whites from Viognier. Moving south, after a gap where no vines can be seen (but perhaps indulging in a sampling of nougat around Montélimar), the Southern Rhône is the gateway to sunshine and the Mediterranean. Here the finest reds and whites of Châteauneuf-du-Pape and beyond, are made from blends of grape varieties, with vines seeming to sprout directly out of the pebbly soil. A land of contrasts, you will find plenty to explore and discover, whether you spend a few days or just a weekend - most areas are reached easily from Lyon or Marseille.

We have two micro-region Guides for the northern Rhône and three for the southern Rhône, each offering a range of exciting possibilities.


Around Ampuis and Condrieu

The wines of Côte Rôtie, Condrieu and Saint Joseph


Around Tain l'Hermitage

The wines of Hermitage, Crozes, Cornas and Saint Joseph


Between Montélimar and Orange

The northern Côtes du Rhône Villages, Tricastin and Vivarais


East and South of Orange

Gigondas, Vacqueyras and beyond


North and West of Avignon

Châteauneuf du Pape, Lirac, Tavel and Costières de Nîmes

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