Xavier Vins

Xavier Vins is a négociant business run by enologist Xavier Vignon, who also works as a consultant with top Rhône estates such as Le Nerthe and Marcoux. He created his company in 2002, prompted by wine importer friends who were keen to see him make his own wine. Helped by his connections with top-notch growers and major shippers, the subsequent wines have gained acclaim for quality and value, and gained widespread international distribution.

Xavier '100%' Cotes-du-Rhone 2015
90  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 90 "he 2015 Cotes du Rhone 100% packs a metaphorical ton of super ripe fruit into its effusive aromas. Black cherries are joined by more savory notes of dark chocolate, leather and spice on the palate, which is full-bodied yet supported by softly dusty tannins. There's just a trace of
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Xavier Vins 'Muscat' Beaumes-de-Venise 2014
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91"...the 2014 Muscat de Beaumes de Venise is a pretty, juicy, white peach, honeyed, floral and orange blossom-scented dessert wine that has medium-bodied richness, balanced sweetness and acidity, as well as a clean, classy, elegant style that's a joy to drink."

Xavier '100%' Cotes-du-Rhone 2012
91  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 91 "Even better than the straight Côtes du Rhône, the 2012 Côtes du Rhône 100% is almost a kitchen-sink blend, with 40% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 15% Mourvedre and the rest Cinsault, Carignan and Marselan. Aged 12 months in 80% concrete tank and 20% in barrel, it dishes out plenty of black

Xavier 'SM' Cotes-du-Rhone NV
94  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 94 "The NV Côtes du Rhône S.M. is thrilling stuff. Made from equal parts Grenache and Syrah and aged half in concrete and half in barrel, it offers a full-bodied, voluptuous and decadent style to go with overflowing notes of plum and darker fruits, licorice and violets. Gorgeous on

Xavier Vins 'Cuvee Anonyme' Chateauneuf du Pape 2007
96  Robert Parker 
Robert Parker 96 "Except for Henri Bonneau’s 2007 Reserve des Celestins (which is still in barrel), the last 2007 Chateauneuf du Pape to be released will be Xavier Vignon’s Anonyme. This sensational wine spent three years in a combination of demi-muids and small oak. It boasts an inky/purple color

Xavier Vins La Reserve VII IX X Chateauneuf du Pape NV
96  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 96 "A new non-vintage wine that’s made from a blend of the top barrels of the Cuvee Anonyme from 2007 (43%), 2009 (21%) and 2010 (36%), the 2012 Chateauneuf du Pape La Reserve VII IX X is an hedonistic and decadent release that dishes out massive amounts of black raspberry, raspberry,

Xavier Vins Cotes du Rhone 2010
90  Rhone Report 
Robert Parker 90 "Composed of 70% Grenache and the rest Mourvedre and Syrah, the 2010 Cotes du Rhone was aged in wood barrels (one-third) and tank (two-thirds). It possesses copious notes of garrigue, loamy soil, balsam wood, underbrush, kirsch and blacker fruits. This medium-bodied 2010 is ideal