A Star Rises
Gigondas, deeply rooted yet increasingly dynamic, makes exciting Grenache-based reds
Gigondas has long been in the shadow of the Southern Rhône's lead appellation, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, yet the dynamic is changing. No longer the forgotten cousin, Gigondas is producing wines that are just as good as those of Châteauneuf. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth explains.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 30, 2018.