Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset - Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage

Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage

3.8
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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage of Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset is a red wine from the region of Crozes-Hermitage of Rhone Valley.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).

Taste structure of the Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage from the Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset

Light
Bold
Smooth
Tannic
Dry
Sweet
Soft
Acidic

In the mouth the Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage of Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset in the region of Rhone Valley is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Wine flavors and olphactive analysis

On the nose the Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage of Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset in the region of Rhone Valley often reveals types of flavors of oaky, earthy or blackberry and sometimes also flavors of blueberry, minerality or leather.

Details and technical informations about Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset's Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Country
Style of wine
Allergens
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Dan ben Hannah

A cross between the black mikveh (Hamburg muscatel x black balouti) and the Alphonse Lavallée obtained in 1951 and in Israel by Netanel Hochberg. Dan ben Hannah or black emperor - not to be confused with emperor - is mainly grown in South Africa.

Last vintages of this wine

Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage - 2016
In the top 100 of of Crozes-Hermitage wines
Average rating: 4.1 1 1 1 1 0
Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage - 2015
In the top 100 of of Crozes-Hermitage wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0
Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage - 2014
In the top 100 of of Crozes-Hermitage wines
Average rating: 3.6 1 1 1 0.5 0
Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage - 2012
In the top 100 of of Crozes-Hermitage wines
Average rating: 3.9 1 1 1 1 0

The best vintages of Les Picaudières Crozes-Hermitage from Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset are 2016, 2015, 2012, 2014

Informations about the Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset

The winery offers 5 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 3.8.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Crozes-Hermitage in the region of Rhone Valley

The Winery Robert & Stephane Rousset is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 5 wines for sale in the of Crozes-Hermitage to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Rhone Valley
In the top 55000 of of France wines
In the top 850 of of Crozes-Hermitage wines
In the top 150000 of red wines
In the top 200000 wines of the world

The wine region of Crozes-Hermitage

The wine region of Crozes-Hermitage is located in the region of Rhône septentrional of Rhone Valley of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Combier or the Domaine M. Chapoutier produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Crozes-Hermitage are Marsanne, Roussanne and Mourvèdre, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety.


The wine region of Rhone Valley

The Rhone Valley is a key wine-producing region in Southeastern France. It follows the North-south course of the Rhône for nearly 240 km, from Lyon to the Rhône delta (Bouches-du-Rhône), near the Mediterranean coast. The Length of the valley means that Rhône wines are the product of a wide variety of soil types and mesoclimates. The viticultural areas of the region cover such a distance that there is a widely accepted division between its northern and southern parts.

News related to this wine

Rhône 2020: best-value wines

In his Rhône 2020 vintage report Matt Walls found fresh, vibrant and deliciously drinkable wines across the Northern and Southern appellations, with many wines being approachable now. Given that many wines won’t last as long as previous vintages such as 2016, 2017 and 2019, this could make the 2020s great value picks for immediate drinking. Scroll down to see Matt’s best-value Rhône 2020 tasting notes and scores Walls noted that this is the freshest vintage for whites since 2014, so lovers ...

Rhône Valley Wine Tour with Matt Walls

We are excited to announce the first of Decanter’s Wine Experiences, a series of carefully curated wine trips hosted by our regional wine specialists. Each trip is a carefully tailored once-in-a-lifetime experience that will grant guests access to the best vineyards, restaurants and wine experts of the region.   Starting with a trip to the Rhône valley, Matt Walls will be hosting the first Decanter Wine Experience, imparting his knowledge of the region which he has honed over the years while rep ...

Crozes-Hermitage 2020: report and top-scoring wines

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The word of the wine: Spicy

Said of a wine whose taste and aromas are reminiscent of spices.

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