D'Hermitage en St Joseph

Our Destinatio

A gourmet region, a renowned wine tourism destination for the excellence of the terroir, certified “Vignobles & Découvertes”, :  welcome to  the “Hermitage en Saint Joseph”  area... Here we are in the Northern part of the Côtes du Rhône wines region, birthplace of three famous appellations: Hermitage, Saint Joseph and Crozes-Hermitage.

"My wine road " allows you to prepare a getaway or a stay in your own way. A dream route for connoisseurs, wine lovers, amateurs …discover all our certified professionals.

Make your choice: wine-cellars, restaurants, attractions, accommodations ... According to your wishes, add your favourites to your selection. Your itinerary is ready, we wish you a delicious journey in the Hermitage Tournonais region !

The label « Vignobles & Découvertes » in a few words …

“Vignobles & Découvertes”(Vineyards & Discoveries)  is a national French label awarded by “Atout France” to renowned destinations for a “terroir” of excellence  and their touristic offers. This label follows you all along your journey, and guarantees the quality of the reception, the services and the commitment of each professionals.

Learn more about our wines

PDO (Protected Declaration Origin) Crozes-Hermitage

Ageing : Mid-term ageing potential. Can be enjoyed young.

Red: Syrah grape variety

Tasting/food-wine pairing: Generous with red fruit and floral notes. Complements charcuterie, lamb or roasted guinea fowl.

White: Roussanne & Marsanne grape varieties

Tasting/food-wine pairing: Harmonious with hints of dried fruits. Complements hors d'oeuvres or freshwater fish.

PDO Saint Joseph

Ageing : Reds: Four to five years ageing recommended for best expression. Whites: Excellent drunk young.

Red: Syrah grape variety

Tasting/food-wine pairing : Powerful with notes of peppery spices and a hint of violet.

White: Roussanne & Marsanne grape varieties

Tasting/food-wine pairing : Harmonious with apricot and floral notes. Ideal partner for light contemporary cuisine.

PDO Hermitage

Ageing : Long ageing potential

Red : primarily from the Syrah variety

Tasting/food-wine pairing : Lively, full-bodied wine. Ideal with game or red meats.

White : Roussanne & Marsanne grape varieties

Tasting/food-wine pairing : Hazelnut, peach and apricot notes. Complements white meats or freshwater fish.