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2012 Roc d’Anglade Rouge. Vin de Pays du Gard. Languedoc, France. 12.5%

50% Carignan 25% Mouvedre 15% Grenache 10 % Syrah No new oak and sees whole bunch fermentation for 18 days. Vibrant purple in appearance This is a wine full of energy that is lively on the palate. Certainly wakes the

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2012 Roc d’Anglade Rouge. Vin de Pays du Gard. Languedoc, France. 12.5%

50% Carignan 25% Mouvedre 15% Grenache 10 % Syrah No new oak and sees whole bunch fermentation for 18 days. Vibrant purple in appearance This is a wine full of energy that is lively on the palate. Certainly wakes the

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2013 Le Hameau des Ollieux “Lo Petit Fantet d’Hippolyte”. Corbieres, France. 14%

A blend of 80% Carignan, 10% Syrah, 10% Grenache. Manual harvested. Full carbonic maceration. Playful label designed by the owner’s daughter.     Fragrant nose of cherries, cinnamon, ginger and cloves. Reminiscent of Christmas at home… eating cherries and smelling the

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2013 Le Hameau des Ollieux “Lo Petit Fantet d’Hippolyte”. Corbieres, France. 14%

A blend of 80% Carignan, 10% Syrah, 10% Grenache. Manual harvested. Full carbonic maceration. Playful label designed by the owner’s daughter.     Fragrant nose of cherries, cinnamon, ginger and cloves. Reminiscent of Christmas at home… eating cherries and smelling the

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

Wine Century Meeting #6

Meeting number 6 saw us back at Steve’s Fine wine and food on the 16th October 2013. Summary of our progress so far can be found here, along with links to all our previous tastings. We had only met for

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The Rosé wines of Chateau Minuty in Provence

I recently received 3 different Rosé wines, all from the 2012 vintage of Chateau Minuty in Provence. Each wine sits in a different price bracket and I progressively worked my way through them over a few days, starting with the

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The Rosé wines of Chateau Minuty in Provence

I recently received 3 different Rosé wines, all from the 2012 vintage of Chateau Minuty in Provence. Each wine sits in a different price bracket and I progressively worked my way through them over a few days, starting with the