Origine is the confidential upmarket cuvée of the Domaine - a big and rich red made of old Syrah and Grenache coming from the best parcels. Aged in foudres - a traditional type of oak barrels - for about 16 months, it is an elegant wine full of black fruit, which shows an impressive structure with stylish tannins. It is a perfect blend of refinement and power. It shows how beautiful a red Languedoc can be!
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|Wine Characteristics||When & how to drink?|
Côteaux du Languedoc-Pezenas
Dry Red wine
5% Grenache noir
from now to 2029
Decant 2 hours before
Fine meat like a rack of lamb with herbs.
Clay and limestone
42 years old
15 months in "foudres" (traditional oak barrels of 30hl)
|What experts say|
92/100 "Deeper in color than the l'Equilibre cuvée, the Syrah-dominated 2015 Languedoc l'Origine is a head-turner that’s loaded with notions of cassis, blackberries, crushed peppercorns and graphite. Medium to full-bodied, forward and elegant, with sweet tannin, drink it on release and over the following 6-7+ years."
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