Nicolas Badel 2014

Nicolas Badel’s winery, which opened in 2010, is located near Vernosc-lès-Annonay on a plateau above the Rhône valley. Syrah is the primary grape grown there. “Crispy duck skin boasts gamey, savory notes that play well with some of the primary flavors in the 2014 Intuition ($36)—black and blue fruit, forest mushrooms, Mediterranean olives, and herbs,” says […]