' First Vine - Store
My Account
Username:
Password:
  Always Remember Me
      On This Computer
 

Forgot your username or password?
Click Here.

 

  |  Check Out
 
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
Search Our Wines
left navigation pod
Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List icon Sign up for our weekly recipe and wine pairing!
For Email Marketing you can trust
Home  | 
Domaine la Croix des Marchands Gaillac Rosé

Domaine la Croix des Marchands Gaillac Rosé

 New Selection! This rosé blend from the Gaillac region in southwestern France is fresh-tasting and fruity – made from Syrah and Gamay, it has both lighter and heavier fruit flavors. It’s great as aperitif or with salads, seafood, and poultry. Plus, it's certified sustainable by Terra Vitis, a French agriculture organization.

 

$14.00
Cart Total:  $0.00
 
 
About This Wine:
 The village of Montans was a crossroad for the pottery trade from Roman times. It was also an important area for wine production, and the wine amphoras produced in the area (and presumably filled with local wine) have been found as far away as Northern Scotland and Southern Spain. The village is part of the Gaillac AOC in the Languedoc. Jerome Bézios produces wines under two labels: Domaine la Croix des Marchands, a tribute to the traveling merchants of the past, and Château Palvié, a subsection of the property named for the family that owned the property before the French Revolution. First Vine is the first importer to bring M. Bézios’s wines to the U.S.

The Gaillac region of France produces some Bordeaux-style wines, and also wines with local varietals, some of which have been grown for centuries. The Gaillac Rosé is 50% Syrah, 50% Gamay – Gamay is the principal red grape of wines made in the Beaujolias region. It’s not often found in rosés made elsewhere, but adds a wonderful lighter fruitiness. The Syrah adds structure in addition to darker fruits.

Shipping states:

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Wine Profile:
Vintage: 2019
Wine Type: Rosé Wine
Varietal: AOP Gaillac Rosé
Varietal Composition:
50% Gamay
50% Syrah
Appellation: Domaine la Croix des Marchands
Alcohol %: 12.5
Food Pairing:

Fish, poultry, salads, as an aperitif

 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

By entering First Vine's Wine Store, you affirm that you are of
legal drinking age in the country where this site is accessed.

  Ship to:

OR

  Pick up at the winery
If your state is NOT listed above, simply choose one of the following options:

1) Select a state listed above and provide an alternate shipping address in that state during checkout.

2) Close this window, and continue browsing our wines.

Enter your Email Address and your Username and Password will be sent to you.
Email:  
About First Vine  |  Our Producers  |  Parties & Events  |  Customer Service  |  Contact Us  | 
Copyright 2021. First Vine - washington, dc
Powered by vinSUITE