Jean-Luc Colombo

Les Abeilles Côtes du Rhône Red Rhone Blend

8.751 ratings
8.64 pro ratings
Côtes du Rhône, Southern Rhône, Rhône, France
Syrah, Grenache, Mourvedre
Lamb, Chocolate & Caramel, Herbs, Soft Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Turkey, Pasta, Mushrooms, Veal, Tomato-Based, Chicken, Exotic Spices, Potato, White Rice, Duck, Nuts & Seeds, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Asian Cuisine, Salads & Greens, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, Quinoa, Beef, Chili & Hot Spicy, Hard Cheese, Pork, Pungent Cheese, Venison
Top Notes For
Sean Genn

Has everything I look for in a CDR. Raspberries, pepper, herbs and iron.

Has everything I look for in a CDR. Raspberries, pepper, herbs and iron.

Jan 2nd, 2017
Jen Park

Good body, aroma, the end taste a little too acidic for me

Good body, aroma, the end taste a little too acidic for me

Dec 30th, 2016
Young Bock Lee

gamy, hint of broody, lush, dark fig, hint of bacon aromas on the nose...moderate intensity. med body,med p acidity, elegant, delicate, touch of minerality, structure forward, moderate tannin, moderate finish, delicate red flower and rose pedal finish on the end with fine tannin and structure. good value cotes du rhone, can be poured by glass, delicous with small salumi plate or cheese.

gamy, hint of broody, lush, dark fig, hint of bacon aromas on the nose...moderate intensity. med body,med p acidity, elegant, delicate, touch of minerality, structure forward, moderate tannin, moderate finish, delicate red flower and rose pedal finish on the end with fine tannin and structure. good value cotes du rhone, can be poured by glass, delicous with small salumi plate or cheese.

Nov 5th, 2016
Jocholla

Raspberry and blackberry. Nice soft GSM. JLC never disappoints.

Raspberry and blackberry. Nice soft GSM. JLC never disappoints.

Aug 13th, 2016
Corrie

Dry smooth light

Dry smooth light

Aug 9th, 2016
Katy Donahue

Easy drinking, smooth

Easy drinking, smooth

Apr 11th, 2016
aisforalan

raspberries. cherries. earthiness. velvety soft tannins. buy again.

raspberries. cherries. earthiness. velvety soft tannins. buy again.

Apr 3rd, 2016
David D

Jam, berries, a little citrus sweetness with a little pepper, soft tannins, medium bodied and velvety. From Lema's.

Jam, berries, a little citrus sweetness with a little pepper, soft tannins, medium bodied and velvety. From Lema's.

Apr 3rd, 2016
Hal Ozanne

Nice French red blend. Medium body. Hints of red fruits.

Nice French red blend. Medium body. Hints of red fruits.

Jan 25th, 2016
Matthew Davis

A but of honey on the nose and in the finish, tannins are pretty balanced, and warm and soft, as opposed to sharp. Some cherry in the mouth, I guess that's the predominant flavor.

A but of honey on the nose and in the finish, tannins are pretty balanced, and warm and soft, as opposed to sharp. Some cherry in the mouth, I guess that's the predominant flavor.

Dec 4th, 2015