Château Coussin Côte de Provence Sainte-Victoire 2019

Château Coussin Côte de Provence Sainte-Victoire 2019

Deep ruby color with purple hint. The first nose is aromatic with notes of leather, cocoa and caramel. With aeration, the second nose is more expressive with stewed black fruits. The wine presents powerful tannins, concomitant with the fact that it is a young vintage. There is, however, some flexibility. The structure takes a little…

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Domaine Longue Tubi Côtes de Provence 2018

Domaine Longue Tubi Côtes de Provence 2018

The wine has got a deep black cherry color with shine. The first nose is aromatic with notes of undergrowth. After aeration, alcohol is important with menthol, black pepper and black fruits. The palate is fresh. The tannins are present until the mid-palate where a tangy side takes over. The aromas are discreet. Plum, brandy…

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Château de Pampelonne Côtes de Provence 2019

Château de Pampelonne Côtes de Provence 2019

This wine has got a ruby color with purple hint, limpid and clear. The first nose is aromatic with black and red fruits such as cherry, blackberry but also raspberry. We even perceive a note of passion fruit. With aeration, it is smokier, mineral with the presence of leather and black pepper. The attack is…

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Château Roubine Cru Classé Premium Côtes de Provence 2017

Château Roubine Cru Classé Premium Côtes de Provence 2017

This wine has got a ruby cherry color with a nice intensity. The first nose is discreet on fruits and toast. The second nose is a little bit on alcohol with small red fruits such as redcurrant. The palate is pretty on the attack with a powerful acidity that appears. Astringency in the mouth is…

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Domaine de Cabaudran Côtes de Provence 2019

Domaine de Cabaudran Côtes de Provence 2019

Nice deep red color, limpid and shiny. The first nose is discreet with notes of blackberry and rose. With aeration, the nose opens up but remains subtle. We have sweet spices and vanilla. The attack is fresh. There is a salivating acidity on the palate. The tannins are smooth. The palate is also discreet with…

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Château La Jouliane Côtes de Provence 2020

Château La Jouliane Côtes de Provence 2020

Nice purple color, limpid and deep. The first nose is discreet with lactic notes. The second nose is more expressive after aeration with notes of black fruits and flowers (peony) but also of leather. The alcohol is a little present and the whole remains closed. The palate is fresh with a smooth attack. The tannins…

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Cellier d’Eguilles Aix Cellar Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence 2019

Cellier d’Eguilles Aix Cellar Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence 2019

The wine has got a nice cherry color, limpid and shiny. The first nose is fruity with hints of cherry and blackcurrant. With aeration, the nose becomes gourmand with a vanilla sweetness. There are also some sweet spices and undergrowth notes. The palate is fresh with notes of pepper and flowers such as peony. The…

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Château Haut-Tellas Côtes de Bordeaux 2018

Château Haut-Tellas Côtes de Bordeaux 2018

The nose is a bit restrained and closed, with aeration revealing notes of black currants, black cherries, plums and sweet spices. The palate is powerful and rich with bold, grippy, slightly astringent tannins, nuances of blackberry pie, kirsch, tobacco, a touch of bell pepper. The finish shows a refreshing bitterness.

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Château Ste. Michelle Wine estates Ethos Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve 2014 Columbia Valley Washington

Château Ste. Michelle Wine estates Ethos Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve 2014 Columbia Valley Washington

The profile of this wine is oak-forward and very extracted. Aromas include plum, blackberry, spice, and leather. It’s a solid wine, with fore-front tannins but still approachable and generous.

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Château Jura-Plaisance 2019

Château Jura-Plaisance 2019

The nose is fresh and offers a certain intensity as well as amplitude. It reveals notes of small black fruits, fresh violet and more slightly of lily, pastille/rose associated with touches of gray pepper and fine hints of clove. The palate is fresh, fruity, finely tight and offers minerality, juiciness, good definition, some tension as…

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