PA Gigondas
 
Cost: $23.95
Grape Variety: Grenache & Syrah
Category: Red Wine
Location Bought: LCBO VINTAGES
Country: France
Region: Gigondas 
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Pierre Amadieu
Alcohol: 14.5 %
Description: Deep ruby in colour with a muted nose.
 
Now this is an easy drinking wine!

Positives: Cedar, cassis, blackberry, plum, thyme, rosemary, white and black peppers and bay leaves. Medium+ body with medium tannins, good acidity and a fairly long length. The 14.5% alcohol is well integrated.

Negatives: Muted nose

Drink now or over the next 2 years on its own or pair it with rack of lamb.

Tasted: 4 March 2013

Best Buy

Score: 9+/10, Value: 9/10, Total: 18+/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4+

LCBO#: 17400

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