Grape Variety: Syrah, Mourvèdre & Grenache
Category: Red Wine
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Terroirs D’Occitanie
Alcohol: 13.0% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Dark ruby in colour with medium+ intensity on the nose.
Positives: Classic Faugères notes of cassis, licorice & leather. But it doesn’t stop there. You’ll also find tamarind, raspberry, plum, cherry, red currants & arugula. Medium+ body, tannins & acidity with a very long finish.
Negatives: Found it a little watery.
Interesting Note: Hard to find Faugères at the LCBO.
Drink now on its own or enjoy it with rack of lamb.
Tasted: 5 Mar 12
Score: 9+/10, Value: 9.5/10, Total: 19/20
Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5