This is a carousel with zoom. Use the thumbnails to navigate, or jump to a slide. Use the zoom button to zoom into a image.

Côte Roannaise Éclat de Granite, Domaine Sérol 2021

Red Wine from France - Provence / Massif / Corsica
0 star rating 0 Reviews
Deliciously light and fruity gamay with a flavour of cherry pips, ripe but with a touch of bitterness. This comes from an area to the west of Beaujolais and is on a par with a good Brouilly, and the grape variety is the same gamay. Lovely to drink cool with a plate of charcuterie.
Price: £12.95 Bottle
Price: £155.00 Case of 12
In Stock
Code: FC42931

Wine characteristics

  • Red Wine
  • Medium-bodied
  • Gamay
  • 75cl
  • Now to 2023
  • 12.5% Alcohol
  • no oak influence
  • Cork, colmate

Domaine Robert Sérol

The Côte Roannaise is a little-known appellation of the southern Loire valley, close to the river’s source near Lyon. Domaine Sérol is the leading estate here, situated on gentle slopes of sandy-granite soils where the gamay grape, more usually associated with Beaujolais, does incredibly well. Winemaker Stéphane Sérol consistently produces plump, fragrant reds unsurprisingly not dissimilar to the style of a good Beaujolais-Villages but even brighter. These are best served lightly chilled and are refreshingly vibrant in style. Some gamay rosé is also produced and Sérol has newer plantings of viognier from which he makes a vin de pays that is floral with characteristic Loire crispness. The Sérols share their passion for the wines of the area with the Troisgros family, famous for their three-star Michelin restaurant in the town of Roanne where the red Vieilles Vignes cuvée is the house wine.

2021 vintage reviews
2020 vintage reviews
2019 vintage reviews

Bestselling wines

Back to top