Deep ruby core with a thin pinkish rim. Youthful nose with a prncd aromas of blackberry, farmyard, ash, roast beef and hay. Dry, medium amount of ripe tannins. High alcohol. Full body. Prncd intensity of blackberry, bitter chocolate, dark cherry and thyme. Medium length with a slightly vegetal finish. A wine of the dark elements, but more Sisters of Mercy than Joy Division. Although still a bit vegetal, there is no austerity. In a few years this may turn into quite a lush wine due to its rich fruit character. Drink now until 2015.
Lovely nose of dried red cherries, earth, cedar which translates nicely on the palate which finishes off with medium acidity and notable tannins. Can age for years to come! Mourvèdre (55 %), Grenache (20 %), and Cinsault (15 %) and from Carignan (10 %)
External Reviews for Domaine la Suffrene Mourvedre Blend Bandol
This Bandol Rosé, so true to the character of this Provençal classic, is a blend of Mourvedre, Cinsault, Grenache and Carignan. Crisp, dry and unique with notes of red fruits, peaches, minerals and ripe berries.
A rich red wine made from a blend of Mourvèdre, Cinsault and Carignan. Aromas of blackberries, black cherries and a note of cedar.
Rich, vibrant ruby, with no trace of lightening or ambering at the rim. Extravagantly perfumed, almost indescribable nose: watermelon, black cherry cola, ginger root, spearmint, freshly-baked bread, a
A classic blend of Mourvèdre, Cinsault and Carignan. Dark fruits, hints of cedar and beautiful age progression. Bandol with age is not to be missed. The evolution is phenomenol. This is still quite young and just showing moderate age.