Named for the cooperative’s founder, the 2015 Hermitage Gambert de Loche is a fine example of L’Ermite. Yes, the fruit is super ripe, resembling plums and blueberries, but there’s a crushed-stone coolness to this cuvée, and while the wine is full-bodied and muscular, it doesn’t lack grace. Drink: 2020-2035' (Dec17)
93 points | Joe Czerwinksi, The Wine Advocate

Founded in 1933 Cave de Tain is located at the foot of the hill of Hermitage between Valencia and Lyon. The historic vineyard is a local co-op with over 300 grower-members and 1000 hectares of vineyards making it the main producer of wines in Northern Rhone Valley.

'I consider this one of the finest co-ops in the world.It’s important for readers to realize that this isn’t your average co-op and that the Cave de Tain has significant holdings in top sites throughout the northern Rhône. I consider this one of the finest co-ops in the world.' - Jeb Dunnuck, The Wine Advocate


Grape Variety Syrah / Shiraz
Closure Cork
Bottle Size 750ml
Brand Cave de Tain
SKU CT3715