Velours 2013 Languedoc Montpeyroux - Domaine L’Aiguelière

Velours - or Velvet - is a complex and refreshing wine and its name is exactly what you feel when tasting this wine. This red wine boasts wonderful aromas of ripe black fruit with notes of toast, chocolate and vanilla. Ageing in oak barrels provide a very nice complexity here, with both fat and fine tannins on the finish. This cuvée is an excellent choice for as a medium to full-bodied red from the south of France!

Silver Medal at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016

Decanter: 90/100

12 Bottles available

£ 11.90 tax incl.

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Domaine L’Aiguelière
AOP Languedoc Montpeyroux
Dry Red wine
55% Syrah
40% Grenache
5% Mourvèdre
from now to 2028
2 hours before, ideally decanted
Rib of Beef, Lamb rack, game
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 OakFruit Scale Red Wine 
Clay and limestone
Sustainable agriculture
35 years old
Oak barrels
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90/100 "A rich, mouth-filling wine with dark cherry, sweet tobacco and great minerality. There are plentiful smooth tannins and a bitter anise flavour, that endures well on the long finish."

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Silver Medal at Decanter World Wine Awards 2016


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