Barton & Guestier Cotes-Du-Rhone Les Galets

Barton & Guestier

14.5%
75CL
FRA
Rhone valley

£11.95

Tax included

x6 Bottle Price - £10.32
x12 Bottle Price - £10.07

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Intense purple, red colour with a nose of violet, black cherry and blackcurrant with peppery hints. Full-bodied with a nice fruity and spicy finish. Perfect with red meats and strong cheeses.

The company’s founder, Thomas Barton left his native Ireland in the beginning of the 18th century and emigrated to Bordeaux when he was just 30 years old. As a true adventurer he founded his wine-shipping company in 1725. Very quickly, his efforts brought an unbelievable level of prosperity and by 1747, Thomas Barton was considered Bordeaux’s number one shipper and his loyal clients nicknamed him “French Tom”. He was the first shipper to have his own wine estates. In 1802 Hugh Barton, his grandson and successor, teamed up with Daniel Guestier, a French trader, to create Barton & Guestier which is today the oldest wine merchant established in Bordeaux.

Wine Facts
Style Bold, Full-Bodied, Dry, Tannic Red Wine
Country France
Region Rhone valley
Grape Grenache,syrah,mourvedre
ABV 14.5%
Vintage 2020
Size 75CL