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MARSANNE

The grape most likely originated in the Northern Rhône region of France where it is widely planted today. And more precisely the village and abbey of Marsanne. It is a principal component of the white wines from the Hermitage, Crozes-Hermitage and Saint-Joseph. It is the most widely planted white wine grape in the Hermitage AOC, where it is often blended with Roussanne. Along with Roussanne, up to 15% of Marsanne can be added to the red wine of Hermitage under Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) regulations.

In the Saint-Péray AOC, it is used for both still and sparkling wine production. In the Southern Rhône, Marsanne is not one of the white grapes permitted in the Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC, although Roussanne is. It can be found in some white wines from the Côtes du Rhône AOC. Outside the Northern Rhône region, Marsanne is also found in Savoie and in the Languedoc where it is often blended with Viognier. It is a permitted grape in the Provence wine of Cassis though it is not widely used.

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  1. Paxton 'The Guesser' Organic White Blend 2016


    The Guesser Organic White is an exciting blend of Sauvignon Blanc, Marsanne & Chardonnay. A refreshing white - perfect for any occasion. A tropical fruit salad style with citrus flavours & complexity. A delicious wine from one of Australia's most respected wine growers - David Paxton. Paxton's organic wines are produced on Biodynamic principles without the use of synthetic fertilisers or pesticides with a focus on promoting healthy, living soils.
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  2. Tahbilk 'The Tower' Marsanne-Viognier-Roussanne 2014

    94 points - James Halliday

    "This is crisp but powerful with nectarine, spice & citrus notes trending positively through the palate. More than a touch of class about it." - James Halliday

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  3. Tahbilk Marsanne 2016

    93 points - 'The Wine Front'

    What a fantastic white wine this is!

    The honeysuckle aroma of this Marsanne bursts out of the glass, a hint of jasmine & flowers. Simply terrific!

    "Tahbilk marsanne isn’t the easiest wine to assess in its extreme youth but this 2016 version looks pretty damn good." - 'The Wine Front'

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  4. Tahbilk 'The Tower' Chardonnay 2015

    Tahbilk Tower Chardonnay has lovely, varietal honeydew melon, peach fruit characters, some pineapple/tropical fruit undercurrents all working in symmetry with toasty spice.

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  5. La Cuvee Mythique Blanc 2015

    A comlex blend of Roussanne, Marsanne, Viognier & Grenache Blanc. Creamy, mealy oak aromas over white stone fruit. Fresh, clean & characterful with a light apricot Viognier influence showing through.

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  6. E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône Blanc 2015

    91pts -  Robert Parker - The Wine Advocate

    "Another terrific white is the 2015 Côtes du Rhône Blanc, a cuvée that continues to over-deliver in just about every vintage. Tasting like a top-flight Condrieu with its tangerine, honey & floral aromas and flavors, it’s pure, elegant & impeccably balanced on the palate." - Robert Parker - The Wine Advocate


    "Nervy green edge on the Viognier perfume. Round & smooth ....perfectly friendly.  "60% Viognier, 15% Roussanne, 5-7% Marsanne." - Jancis Robinson

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