|Winery:||Château de Brau|
|Region:||France » Languedoc-roussillon » Languedoc » Cabardès|
|Varietal:||Syrah , Cabernet Sauvignon|
20% Cabernet, 30% Merlot, 25% Syrah, 25% Grenache Earthy and spicy and immediately attractive on the nose with its complex blend of tobacco, carob, tomato leaf, stone and peppery red fruit aromas. Smooth and polished on entry, this is very well bala...
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Varietals Produced by Château de Brau View all
“With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
History of the grape: References to it in the Loire region of France date as far back as the mid 12th century. But it...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
Château de Brau on Snooth
For someone who drinks a lot of expensive wine I can have decidedly plebeian ... though for my money the 2011 Chateau de Brau Cabardes is an absolute value killer and the 2010 Kenwood Vintage Red is not far behind, if for a different purpose. Break out the kenwood whenever you grill some pork or beef this summer. The Cabardes would be better w... Read More
20% Cabernet, 30% Merlot, 25% Syrah, 25% Grenache Earthy and spicy and immediately attractive on the nose with its complex blend of tobacco, carob, tomato leaf, stone and peppery red fruit aromas. Smooth and polished on entry, this is very well balanced if a little too supple for me, but still it's a delightful wine in the mouth. The flavors ar... Read More
As we spend time this summer exploring new wine regions it’s worth ... ... and geek alike. 87pts2011 Chateau de Brau Cabardes 13.5% $10Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, GrenacheA little ashy on the nose and decidedly Cabernet driven with herbaceous aromas of black currant fruit paired with gentle suggestions of strawberries and an earthy note... Read More
Lovely, dry structured rosé that shines with food.A rosé wine with plenty of substance. The Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Egiodola grapes ripen fully in the southern French sun and the result is a wine with robust, juicy flavours. Read More
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Aug 28, 2009
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Hi everybody,I'm Pascal and I'm living in Tarn-et-Garonne near Toulouse, where good food and good wines are an art of living ! (pork charcuterie, cassoulet, fat goose and duck, foie gras, patés, ...)Who have been there ?What wines of this area do you know ?If you want to discover our wines, visit my dedicated wines website : http://www.vins-tarn... Read More
This was really great with roasted vegetables, hearty lentils and meat. Fruit brought along to maturity through organic viticulture (really beyond organic in this case). From the elusive Cabardès AOC, which we should really see more of in the export markets (importers, please); this wine exemplifies the complementary diversity of a marriage be... Read More
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