Quite ripe blackcurrant and wild berry fruits on the nose with a hint of grassy herbs, medium to full-bodied black fruits balanced by dry-ish grip and length offered by underlying but not overpowering tannins.
This Domaine Horgelus red wine is a blend of 60% Merlot and 40% Tannat, the latter being a local grape variety making rich and powerful reds. The wine has a fabulous concentration with aromas of blackcurrant, licquorice and spices. On the palate it has soft, ripe tannins to support the dark fruit flavours. Smooth and deeply flavoured it is the ideal accompaniment to grilled or roast meats and soft cheeses.
This wine is very intense, both in colour and on the palate. One will reveal all its qualities when it is accompanied with red meat dishes. It has all the proven qualities of a wine of Bordeaux and will satisfy the most seasoned Bordeaux wine drinkers. Flexible, velvety and well balanced.
Bright red colour with a touch of ruby. On the nose there is a a mixture of red fruit with notes of undergrowth. With its complex mixture of red berries overlaid with touches of undergrowth and with its fine tannins, this wine will seduce your senses and bring a touch of elegance.
Mourvèdre is a fascinating grape variety, with wild edges to its character which winemakers are tempted to tame. Those with knowledge or 'savoir-faire' passed down through the generations, as is the case here, are more likely to succeed in expressing its full sultry temperament.
Deep, dark ruby robe with inky-black hints. Black fruit on the nose, with delightful notes of blackberry, black currant and fig. Intense and full-bodied, with silky tannins, ending with a touch of bigarreau cherries in alcohol. Best matched with red meat and spicy dishes.
Brilliant, ruby red robe and an elegant, distinctive nose of red fruits (cherries). On the palate this wine is very well-balanced, with silky, mouth-filling tannins. Notes of red currant, ripe cherries and a touch of mocha are followed by fresh, elegant finish with floral and menthol hints. A lively wine which will age well.
Very beautiful purple colour, brilliant bright. Nose of fresh fruit, intense, with morello cherry, blackberry, red fruit coulis. The palate is fleshy, round, full of fruit but without hardness and has soft silky tannins.
Deep ruby red in colour. A nose of great intensity with a touch of graphite and liquorice at first evolving to aromas of garrigue and lightly smoky notes. The attack is incisive, frank, with dense tannins. In the mouth, a smokiness with traces of forest floor and ripe fruit intertwines with peaty notes. As always, a wine with a strong identity, all in finesse and elegance.
A fresh, clean nose of ripe, crushed strawberries with a touch of jam. Full and well-balanced on the palate, with red and black fruit (red currants, blackberries and blackcurrants). A fine wine, poised and full of flavour, with a spicy finish and a hint of truffle and liquorice. A very elegant wine with silky tannins.
From the newest of the French classifications this replaces the Bourgogne Grand Ordinaire. Made from a blend of 20% Pinot Noir and 80% Gamay. The wine itself has a palate of firm dark cherry, sweet spice, cloves and elements of black pepper both on the nose and palate. Best served with red meats and soft cheese