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Languedoc “Mosaique” Red 2016

Deep red with purple tints. The nose is rich with notes of pepper, red and black berries. The mouth is full-bodied with a nice balance and soft tannins. 89 Points by Wine Spectator.

WINEMAKER  Samuel Delafont – Artisan Négociant

APPELLATION  Languedoc Rouge

GRAPE VARIETIES  50% Syrah, 25% Grenache, 20% Carignan, 5% Mourvèdre

TERROIR  The Syrah comes from the terroir of Pic Saint Loup, the Grenache from a 35-year-old vineyard and the Carignan from a clay and sandstone terroir. The remaining grape varieties are selected from La Clape region.

CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Long maceration of more than 30 days for the Syrah and Mourvèdre blending. The Grenache follows a cold process of pre-fermentation and the Carignan a semi-carbonic maceration. A part of the Syrah and Mourvèdre have been matured in French oaks.

FOOD PAIRING  Excellent with skewered lamb, pepper rib-eye steak, and grilled eggplant.


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