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2017 Rhône

Northern Rhône Whites

2017 produced broad, full-flavoured whites (which reminded me of the 2015s) and is a bit of a paradise vintage for lovers of traditional, creamy-textured wines.

20 Products Listed
Product Name Code Bottles Price Type
RH51111

Crozes-Hermitage Blanc, Domaine Rousset 2017

White grape varieties thrive on white clay soils called kaolin (also used in the making of porcelain). The village of Larnage is famous for these soils, and this delicious full-flavoured 2017 marsanne shows off the quality with the added weight of the vintage. Drink from 2019 to 2022. 14%

RH51111 Bottles6 Price£60.00 Type
RH52981

Saint-Péray Les Bialères, Vins de Vienne 2017

This is always a good buy for early drinking and the 2017 is full-flavoured, rich and long. A well-judged blend of 80% marsanne and 20% roussanne with just a hint of oak. Drink from 2019 to 2025. 13.5%

RH52981 Bottles6 Price£72.00 Type
RH52991

Saint-Joseph Sélection Circa, Jean-Louis Chave 2017

Most of the grapes for this full-flavoured Saint-Joseph come from the Clos l’Arbalestrier where there are 100-year-old marsanne vines. The concentration is evident in this fat, oily and rich 2017, along with lovely flavours of honey and citrus. Drink from 2019 to 2024. 13%

RH52991 Bottles6 Price£75.00 Type
RH52961

Crozes-Hermitage Blanc Terres Blanches, Domaine Belle 2017

A lovely 2017 blend of 70% marsanne and 30% roussanne from the white china clay soils of the village of Larnage, creating a wine of balance, freshness and refinement. Drink from 2019 to 2025. 13%

RH52961 Bottles6 Price£75.00 Type
RH52971

Crozes-Hermitage Blanc Pontaix, Domaine Fayolle 2017

Rich, fat but never too heavy, this delicious and well-balanced white Crozes makes use of some excellent vines from the village of Gervans. Drink from 2019 to 2025. 13.5%

RH52971 Bottles6 Price£75.00 Type
RH51001

Crozes-Hermitage Blanc Le Grand Courtil, Ferraton 2017

Hermitage-like in quality and style, this is a marsanne-roussanne blend showing wonderful full fruit flavours and great length. Tiny production - grab it while you can! Drink from 2019 to 2028. 14%

RH51001 Bottles6 Price£92.00 Type
RH51081

Crozes-Hermitage Blanc Maison Blanche, Vins de Vienne 2017

This is a great buy and is Hermitage in all but name: the vineyard is separated from the appellation border by just a track! Made from the marsanne grape, this is full-flavoured and offers great purity of fruit in the 2017 vintage. Drink from 2019 to 2026. 13.5%

RH51081 Bottles6 Price£97.00 Type
RH53001

Crozes-Hermitage Domaine Mule Blanche, Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2017

A creamy, even sumptuous white Crozes, most of the fruit for which comes from Jaboulet’s Thalabert vineyard.The blend is 50:50 marsanne and roussanne, with some oak ageing for greater complexity. Drink from 2019 to 2025. 13.5%

RH53001 Bottles6 Price£105.00 Type
RH53021

Saint-Joseph Blanc la Digue, Domaine Cuilleron 2017

Fascinating, delicious and ageworthy roussanne from a very steep slope. Full and intense now, but it will develop a more golden colour and honeyed nutty flavours as it matures. Drink from 2019 to 2026. 13.5%

RH53021 Bottles6 Price£105.00 Type
RH53031

Saint-Péray Prestige, Domaine du Tunnel 2017

Old-vine concentration and finesse combine in this succulent yellow-peach fruited Saint-Péray, made in the clear, crystalline style that has become Stéphane Robert’s calling card. A blend of 100-year-old marsanne vines with 20% roussanne. Drink from 2019 to 2026. 13.5%

RH53031 Bottles6 Price£115.00 Type
RH53041

Saint-Péray Ongrie, Domaine Voge 2017

Saint-Péray pioneer Alain Voge showed the world both the quality and the ageing potential of the region’s still wines, and his 2017 Ongrie, made from a top vineyard on largely granite soil, is rich and flavoursome. Drink from 2019 to 2027. 13.5%

RH53041 Bottles6 Price£115.00 Type
RH53051

Saint-Péray Les Figuiers, Domaine Bernard Gripa 2017

The more serious of Fabrice Gripa’s two contrasting Saint-Péray cuvées, this is made using old-vine roussanne to create a beautifully ageworthy wine which in 2017 has particular weight and concentration. Drink from 2019 to 2028. 13.5%

RH53051 Bottles6 Price£135.00 Type
RH53061

Saint-Péray Fleur du Crussol, Domaine Voge 2017

This concentrated cuvée of marsanne is only made in good years, and in tiny quantities. Fermented and then aged briefly in oak to round out the flavour, the 2017 is fat and unctuous but with a seam of Saint-Péray freshness cutting through it. Drink from 2019 to 2028. 14.5%

RH53061 Bottles6 Price£137.00 Type
RH50871

Hermitage Blanc Les Miaux, Ferraton 2017

An outstanding white Hermitage. All marsanne and all coming from the Diognières site, this offers complex flavours of lemon, honeysuckle and fresh hazelnut, all wrapped up in a creamy texture. 2019 to 2030. 14%

RH50871 Bottles6 Price£170.00 Type
RH53091

Hermitage Blanc La Pierelle, Château de Saint-Cosme 2017

An extravagant essence of crushed pear, lemon and honey, made in tiny amounts by Louis Barruol. Drink from 2019 to 2029. 14%

RH53091 Bottles6 Price£172.00 Type
RH53071

Hermitage Blanc Le Chevalier de Stérimberg, Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2017

Gloriously rich in 2017. Two-thirds marsanne (some of the vines dating back to 1900) with a third roussanne, the latter adding food-friendly ‘grip’ and elegance to the honey-and-lemon flavoured whole. Drink from 2020 to 2030. 13.5%

RH53071 Bottles6 Price£210.00 Type
RH53101

Hermitage Blanc Chante-Alouette, Chapoutier 2017

Apricot confit in a bottle? This glorious, ripe, unctuous white Hermitage is a sensual treat, with excellent structure and great length on the palate. Drink from 2019 to 2030. 14.5%

RH53101 Bottles6 Price£225.00 Type
RH50821

Saint-Joseph Blanc Les Granits, Chapoutier 2017

From vines grown on very steep slopes to the south of Tournon, this marsanne is aged half in tank and half in barrel. The result is fragrant, refined and especially full-flavoured and savoury in 2017. Drink from 2019 to 2030. 13.5%

RH50821 Bottles6 Price£235.00 Type
RH53081

Hermitage Blanc Domaine des Tourettes, Delas 2017

A very rich, concentrated 100% marsanne. Weighty and with layers of honeyed, citrusy and buttery fruit. Drink from 2020 to 2028. 14%

RH53081 Bottles6 Price£290.00 Type
RH50921

Ermitage Blanc de l'Oree, Chapoutier 2017

A multi-layered marsanne made from 70-year-old marsanne vines grown on the chalkier, eastern part of Hermitage. Rich and unctuous, with flavours spanning hazelnut, honeysuckle, citrus and quince. Drink from 2019 to 2032. 14%

RH50921 Bottles6 Price£800.00 Type
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