Rhone Valley

Xavier Vignon | Mastering the Art of the Blend in the Rhone

When Xavier Vignon first moved to the Southern Rhone Valley in the mid-1990’s, he fell head over heels in love with the region. A stunning diversity of varietals, terroirs and wines that changed from vintage to vintage, the place had everything to capture the attention of this traveling wine maker and convince him to stay for good. Since then, Vignon has earned ... Read More »

Ferraton Pere et Fils: Family Traditions in the Rhone Valley

Maison Ferraton Pere et Fils is located in the Rhone Valley in the middle of the Hermitage, Crozes-Hermitage and Saint-Joseph. The estate was founded in 1946 by Jean Orens Ferraton. Since 1998, the property has benefited from Michel Chapoutier’s know-how. Michel is very close to the family and has helped them produce organic and biodynamic wines (ECOCERT accredited). Ferraton Pere et ... Read More »

Domain Guigal: Rhone Valley’s source of magic

Founded in 1946 by Etienne Guigal in Ampuis, the principal commune of the Cote-Rotie appellation, which is one the most prestigious in the Rhone Valley. The Domain E. Guigal new how to develop quickly to become a staple of the Rhone Valley. In 1995 the acqusition of Chateau Ampuis – a monumental historical event- helped E. Guigal make his great ... Read More »