Calmel & Joseph Minervois

75 cl

A great value for money Menervois from this award winning producer in the Languedoc. Lots of ripe black fruit flavours with good structure and peppery spice.

  • €16.50
Calmel & Joseph Minervois

A great value for money Menervois from this award winning producer in the Languedoc. Lots of ripe black fruit flavours with good structure and peppery spice.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose A powerful nose marked by a strong personality, with notes of scrubland and humus.
Palate In the mouth it is powerful but with a soft finish. Notes of ripe fruits, prunes and dried figs cover the taste buds after the first mouthful
Colour Intense crimson with purple hints
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety 60% Syrah, 40% Grenache
Alcohol % 14.5
Style Dry
Estate/Producer Calmel & Joseph
Country France
Region/AOC Languedoc
Vintage 2012
Making Techniques Manual harvest with strict selection. Traditional vinification with light pumping over in the early stage of the maceration and one month into fermentation. Temperatures of fermentation are maintained around 27ºC
Closure Cork
Awards and/or Press Quotes
Jancis Robinson 16/20. 'A juicy mouthful of mulberry and black plums, still with some leafiness but also lots of minty herbs. Attractive bitterness too. Rustic, but lots there '
Decanter World Wine Awards Silver Medal

Tags: minervois, languedoc