Château Lestours Clocher – Les Pénitents 2016 – Vacqueyras

Château Lestours Clocher – Les Pénitents 2016 – Vacqueyras

The nose is elegant, racy and offers concentration (in finesse/control), a beautiful finesse of the intensity, freshness and a red line sensation. It reveals notes of ripe wild cassis, small black berries, small notes of sense of the place (dry local copse/terroir), black pepper associated with touches of small blue fruits, violet, lily as well…

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Arnoux & Fils, Seigneur de Lauris – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Vacqueyras

Arnoux & Fils, Seigneur de Lauris – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Vacqueyras

The nose is aromatic, well-built and offers a small power, a fine intensity and concentration. It reveals notes of crushed blackberry, crunchy wild cassis, small notes of crushed strawberry associated with touches of small blue fruits, nutmeg, cuben pepper and very discreet hints of garrigue (in the background). The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers…

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Arnoux & Fils, Vieux Clocher – Classic 2018 – Vacqueyras

Arnoux & Fils, Vieux Clocher – Classic 2018 – Vacqueyras

The nose is racy, fruity, well-built and offers a fine grain as well as a small power. It reveals notes of fleshy cherry, small wild berries, small notes of grey pepper associated with small touches of pulpy/bright blackberry, sense of the place/Garrigue, very discreet hints of nutmeg and a subtle hint of thyme flowers/tonka bean….

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Vinson Denis & Fils – Cuvée Charles Joseph 2016 – Vinsobres

Vinson Denis & Fils – Cuvée Charles Joseph 2016 – Vinsobres

The nose is peppery, finely tight and offers a fine intensity. This wine should be decanted. It reveals notes of small wild berries, grey pepper, small notes of dry tobacco leaf associated with fine touches of cherry, wild strawberry as well as fine hints of cassis and spices. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers…

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Domaine Vallot – Claude 2016 – Vinsobres

Domaine Vallot – Claude 2016 – Vinsobres

The nose is elegant, racy and offers a beautiful precision, a fine sensation of straightness/tension as well as a good purity of the fruit. It reveals notes of fleshy blackberry, fleshy strawberry, small notes of juicy/fleshy violet plum associated with small touches of small red berries as well as fine hints of pulpy wild blueberry,…

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Domaine Vallot – Le Haut des Côtes 2016 – Vinsobres

Domaine Vallot – Le Haut des Côtes 2016 – Vinsobres

The nose is elegant, gourmand, precise, racy and offers a beautiful definition, a beautiful purity/definition of the fruit as well as a good finesse of the grain. It reveals notes of creamy cassis, pulpy/ripe wild blackberry, small notes of pulpy black cherry associated with touches of crushed redcurrant, strawberry flowers as well as fine hints…

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Domaine Vallot – Le Cariançon 2016 – Vinsobres

Domaine Vallot – Le Cariançon 2016 – Vinsobres

The nose is aromatic, well-built and offers power, a small intensity. It reveals notes of pulpy cassis, crushed blackberry, crushed black plum associated with small touches of creamy bigarreau cherry, crushed strawberry as well as small touches of tonka bean, fine hints of dry local copse, a very discreet hint of nutmeg and grey pepper….

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Domaine du Moulin – Cuvée ++ 2017 – Vinsobres

Domaine du Moulin – Cuvée ++ 2017 – Vinsobres

The nose is fruity, slightly dry and offers concentration, power as well as a fine intensity. This wine should be decanted. It reveals notes of wild cassis, small wild blue berries, small notes of grey pepper. The palate is fruity, well-balanced and offers a juicy/finely acidulous frame, a pulpy/gourmand fruit as well as a fine…

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Domaine du Moulin – Les Vieilles Vignes de Jean Vinson 2017 – Vinsobres

Domaine du Moulin – Les Vieilles Vignes de Jean Vinson 2017 – Vinsobres

The nose is fruity and offers a fine power. This wine should be decanted. It reveals notes of ripe cherry, cherry blossom, small red berries associated with touches of rose, garrigue as well as a small touches of laurel berries, nutmeg, a subtle hint of pepper and a very discreet hint of clove. The palate…

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Arnoux & Fils, Seigneur de Lauris – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Gigondas

Arnoux & Fils, Seigneur de Lauris – Vieilles Vignes 2016 – Gigondas

The nose is fruity and offers a fine concentration/richness. It reveals notes of crushed cassis, crushed blackberry, small notes of violet plum associated with fine touches of fleshy wild strawberry, liquorice stick, fine hints of dry local copse, a very discreet hint of oak and grey pepper. The palate is fruity, juicy and offers gourmandize,…

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