Robust wines from France's Rhône Valley provide distinctive flavors and firm structure
Posted: August 9, 2002
This week's Smart Buys highlight two appellations in France's Rhône Valley: Crozes-Hermitage, in the north, and Châteauneuf-du-Pape, in the south. Chocolate, coffee and spice notes mix with berry and red fruit flavors in Crozes-Hermitage's distinctive version of the Syrah grape.
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