Les Violettes Cote du Rhone Red 2013
is mostly Grenache with a chunk of Syrah and some Mourvedre, this product of a well-known Burgundian negociant is soft and immediately drinkable; indeed, it drinks best at a certain velocity.
Côtes du Rhône is the generic Appellation and it applies to half of the wine produced in the Rhône.
The wines are generally medium-bodied, fruity, easy to enjoy and mature quickly for early drinking. Below are the highest-scoring wines from a blind tasting of the best reds of the region.