|Region:||France » South West France » Gascony » Madiran|
|Varietal:||Tannat , Cabernet Franc|
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Varietals Produced by Château Peyros View all
History of the grape: Tannat has been growing in southwest France for many centuries. The grape has the distinction o...
“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...
Château Peyros on Snooth
I bought this wine a while ago from Leon Stolarski Wines and I think I paid ... book 'The Wine Diet' in 2006.Chateau Peyros consists of a 17th century building and 20 hectares of vines and was bought by Jean Jacques Lesgourges in 1999.He also owns several other wineries in France. The Tempo is a 50/50 blend of tannant and cabernet franc.Becaus... Read More
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nice blackberry nose....great fruit on the palatte....huge mouthfeel with a great acidity.....long lingering finish Read More
Nose of black licorice and earth. Lots of grip to this wine, even on the teeth. It is enjoyable, but probably would be better with food. Read More
Not bad. Probably would've been better a few years ago. Right out of the bottle it was very, very dry and a little thin, with strong, almost bitter tannins but some nice mineral flavors. After a half hour and with some moderately spicy food, it opened up a bit and softened. I usually like Madiran and wines from Southern France, but I'm not sure ... Read More
Well balanced and integrated and worth the price if you can match a dish to this powerful wine (it's not a summer sipper). Nose of cooling diesel, hint of fruit, acid, and other volatiles. Acids and tannins leave a metallic fruity punch in your mouth. Red and black fruit. Needs decanting. Not as strong as some tannats given it's only about... Read More
interesting Tannat winesome delicate animal aromas, blackberriesnice structure Read More