Domaine Yves Cuilleron Côte Rôtie 'Bassenon' 2018, Rhône, France
Domaine Yves Cuilleron
Dry red wine, 75cl. Full bodied 90% Syrah 10% Viognier blend from Rhône, France. 13.0% ABV.
An elegant bouquet that mixes Syrah’s red berry fruits with Viognier’s floral character (violets). Elegant, fresh and airy on the palate with subtle but prominent tannins. Perfect with delicate yet characterful dishes.
Producer Profile Domaine Yves Cuilleron
Wine has been part of Yves Cuilleron’s history for three generations, on both his paternal and maternal sides. His paternal grandfather started operations in 1920, and began to sell his own wine bottles in 1947. In 1960, Yves’s uncle Antoine took over the estate and field management. For the last three decades, Yves has been managing the production of the family estate, overseeing all the minute details of each step to ensure that his wines are 100% “made by hand” in his own unique style.