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Domaine du Grand Montmirail

Domaine du Grand Montmirail
2015 Vacqueyras

Pair this wine with:
Lamb Pork

Category: Rhône Vacqueyras

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 14%
91 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional

Domaine du Grand Montmirail
2015 Vacqueyras

Pair this wine with:
Lamb Pork

Category: Rhône Vacqueyras

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 14%
Dark dusty garnet color. Baked, clean, complex, dusty, earthy aromas and flavors of fresh black and marasca cherry, leather, smoked porcini mushrooms with brie, and baking spices with a silky, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium-full body and a peppery, delightful, medium-long finish with fruit, soft, silky tannins and light oak. A vibrant Vacqueyras in a clean and modern style.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Juicy & Smooth & Fruity
Aroma Aroma: fresh black and marasca cherry, leather, smoked porcini mushrooms with brie, and baking spices
Taste Flavor: Baked, clean, complex, dusty, earthy
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Peking Duck, Lamb Tagine, Souvlaki
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A vibrant Vacqueyras in a clean and modern style.

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Serve in a Zinfandel Wine Glass
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