Côte Rousse 2013 Languedoc Montpeyroux - Domaine L’Aiguelière

Côte Rousse is an absolutely magnificent wine made of 95% old Syrah - and it is our little gem this week. It is rare to see such elegance in Languedoc, which is why some might compare this Côte Rousse to a Côte Rôtie. After a slow vinification, wine is aged carefully in oak barrels until the perfect moment. We loved its spicy notes, the concentrated flavours of crushed blackberry and the elegant tannins. The finish is long and has a unexpected little hint of coffee... This is why we love the Languedoc region, for its ability to produce stunning red wines at such a decent price. A must have!


10 Bottles available

£ 19.90 tax incl.

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Domaine L’Aiguelière
AOP Languedoc Montpeyroux
Dry Red wine
95% Syrah
4% Grenache
1% Mourvèdre
from now to 2032
at least 2 hours before, ideally decanted
Grilled red meat, game, mature cheese
 BodyBody Scale Red WineBarrel.pngTechnical stuff
 OakFruit Scale Red Wine 
Clay and limestone
Sustainable agriculture
over 60 years old
12 months in oak barrels
 ComplexityFruit Scale Red Wine
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90/100 "Aromas are plush with a smooth blend of mocha and cocoa butter. Grilled meat characters, flint, mineral and pepper fill the palate and the acidity gives the wine excellent length."

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Silver Medal at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016

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Gold Medal at Concours Général Agricole de Paris


2** Remarkable Wine


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