Costieres de Nimes Wine Tasting – February 8, 2015 @ 4pm
Join us on Sunday, Februay 8th at 4 pm to taste 12 spectacular wines from the Costieres de Nimes region in the south of France. This event is not to be missed! A souvenir Riedel wine glass is included with admission as well as 10% off your purchase that evening (some wines may be limited and not available). Light hors d’oeuvres will also be provided.
Admission is $35 per person and must be made in advance in person at Tipple’s or by phone (352-672-6303). Sorry, no refunds or cancellations; please be sure you can attend before signing up. Please arrange for a safe ride home.
Costieres de Nimes
The generally reliable and well-priced southernnmost appellation of the Rhone. In French wine politics it used to be considered part of the eastern Languedoc, but the climate, soil, topography, and wines are closer to those just over the river in the southern Cotes du Rhone.
Domaine de Gournier Cevennes Chardonnay
Domaine de Gournier Cevennes Sauvignon Blanc
Mas Carlot Rose
Mas Carlot Clairette de Bellegarde
Mas Carlot Grenache – Syrah
Mas des Bressades Cabernet – Syrah
Mas de Guiot Cabernet – Syrah
Mas de Guiot Cuvee Alex
Mas de Guiot Grenache – Syrah
Domaine de la Petite Cassagne
Domaine des Cantarelles Viognier
Chateau Grand Cassagne Grenache – Syrah