Southern Rhône Blend

Southern Rhône Blend

The vast majority of wines from the Southern Rhône are blends. There are 5 main black varieties, although others are used and the most famous wine of the region, Châteauneuf du Pape, can be made from as many as 13 different varieties. Grenache is the most important grape in the southern Rhône - it contributes alcohol, warmth and gentle juicy fruit and is an ideal base wine in the blend. Plantings of Syrah in the southern Rhône have risen dramatically in the last decade and it is an increasingly important component in blends. It rarely attains the heights that it does in the North but adds colour, backbone, tannins and soft ripe fruit to the blend.

The much-maligned Carignan has been on the retreat recently but is still included in many blends - the best old vines can add colour, body and spicy fruits. Cinsault is also backtracking but, if yields are restricted, can produce moderately well-coloured wines adding pleasant-light fruit to red and rosé blends. Finally, Mourvèdre, a grape from Bandol on the Mediterranean coast, has recently become an increasingly significant component of Southern Rhône blends - it often struggles to ripen fully but can add acidity, ripe spicy berry fruits and hints of tobacco to blends.

Filter By
search.nav.facetShowMore_storedStatus
Showing 1-30 out of 238 items
Hide All Details

Prices: 

Please note:

Wines sold "In Bond" (including BBX) or “En Primeur” are not available for immediate delivery and storage charges may apply.

Duty and VAT must be paid separately before delivery can take place.

Bottle

£8.75

Case price (12)
£94.44 Saving £10.56

Bottle 12 x 75cl 64cs

£52.68
See All Listings
Domaine du Grand Cros, Drink now,

Bottle

£11.17

Case price (12)
£134.04

Bottle 12 x 75cl 3cs

£85.68
See All Listings
Chateau d'Aqueria, Drink now,

Bottle

£13.75

Case price (6)
£59.70 Saving £22.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£36.72
See All Listings
Remi Pouizin, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£13.95

Case price (12)
£150.60 Saving £16.80

Bottle 12 x 75cl 25cs

£99.48
New To BBX

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£89.00
See All Listings

Bottle

£15.95

Case price (12)
£172.20 Saving £19.20

Bottle 12 x 75cl 9cs

£117.48
See All Listings
Domaine du Grand Cros, Drink now,

Bottle

£16.50

See All Listings
La Bastide St. Vincent, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£17.25

Case price (12)
£186.24 Saving £20.76

Bottle 12 x 75cl 6cs

£129.12
See All Listings
La Bastide St. Vincent, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£17.95

Case price (12)
£193.80 Saving £21.60

Bottle 12 x 75cl 2cs

£135.48
See All Listings
Domaine Montirius, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£18.95

Case price (12)
£204.60 Saving £22.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£72.24
See All Listings
Tablas Creek Vineyard, Drink now,

Bottle

£24.95

Case price (12)
£269.40 Saving £30.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 28cs

£198.48
See All Listings
Domaine de l'Oratoire Saint Martin, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£26.45

Case price (12)
£285.60 Saving £31.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 16cs

£105.96
See All Listings
Domaine Chaume Arnaud, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£26.95

Case price (12)
£291.00 Saving £32.40

Bottle 12 x 75cl 8cs

£216.48
See All Listings

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£163.14

Bottle 6 x 75cl 45cs

£122.94
See All Listings
Pimpernel Vineyards, Drink now,

Bottle

£28.25

See All Listings
Vieux Telegraphe, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£29.95

See All Listings

Case price (Bottle 12 x 75cl)

£420.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 8cs

£275.88
See All Listings
Domaine de la Janasse, Ready, but will improve,

Bottle

£36.95

Case price (6)
£199.50 Saving £22.20

Bottle 6 x 75cl 24cs

£153.24
See All Listings
Tablas Creek Vineyard, Drink now,

Bottle

£41.75

Case price (12)
£451.20 Saving £49.80

Bottle 12 x 75cl 3cs

£349.92
See All Listings

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£292.74

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£230.94
See All Listings

Bottle

£49.95

Case price (12)
£539.40 Saving £60.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 4cs

£423.48
See All Listings
Domaine de la Janasse, For laying down,

Bottle

£50.00

Case price (6)
£270.00 Saving £30.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 5cs

£211.98
See All Listings

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£303.54

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£239.94
See All Listings
Andre Romero, Ready, but will improve,

Bottle

£55.00

Case price (12)
£594.00 Saving £66.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£234.48
See All Listings
Domaine de Marcoux, For laying down,

Bottle

£55.00

Case price (12)
£594.00 Saving £66.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 32cs

£234.48

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£200.00
See All Listings
Paul Avril et Fils, For laying down,

Bottle

£59.00

Case price (12)
£637.20 Saving £70.80

Bottle 12 x 75cl 3cs

£504.96

Magnum

£140.00

Magnum 6 x 150cl 1cs

£674.04
New To BBX

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£200.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£240.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£288.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£338.00
See All Listings
Maison Chapoutier, For laying down,

Bottle

£59.00

Case price (6)
£318.60 Saving £35.40

Bottle 6 x 75cl 15cs

£252.48
See All Listings
Showing 1-30 out of 238 items