96 points Wine Spectator: This takes a decidedly old-school approach with its very distinctive bay leaf and juniper notes leading the way, along with roasted mesquite and alder wood. The core ... Read More
"A prodigious effort, the 2009 Lirac Clos de Sixte blows away the 2008. This dense purple-colored wine offers up notes of black truffles, charcoal, blackberries, kirsch, garrigue, new saddle l... Read More
Colour: Dark ruby red.
Bouquet: Ripe red cherries and spice.
Palate: Juicy red berry old vine Grenache fruit presents itself on the front palate whilst the Mourvedre and Shiraz provide structu... Read More
This smells great filled with precise aromas of black pepper, blue floral notes, high toned spicy accents and rich huckleberry blackberry and wood spice notes. Smooth and polished on entry, th... Read More
Reynald's Bandols are different. There is a more ethereal quality to them, a real freshness-and with Mourvèdre accounting for 85% of the final assemblage, this is praise indeed. Soil, climate,... Read More
Bonny Doon has always been one of my favorite producers — everything organically grown; eccentric winemaker; complex and friendly wines. The Contra field blend is lighter than I’d expected but... Read More
Kirschrot mit dunkelroten Rändern, welche die Jugendlichkeit betonen. Komplexe Fruchtigkeit, würzig, leichte Menthol- und Anisnuancen. Ein runder, schmackhafter Wein mit reifen, gut strukturie... Read More
Mourvèdre 85%, Grenache 10% and Cinsault 5%. Not yet reviewed; 2010 vintage rated 91 points by Wine Enthusiast: This wine is concentrated with ripe, juicy fruit along with brisk acidity and a ... Read More