Mas Saint Louis - Les Arpents des Contrebandiers 2016

Cured red cherries, great deal of spice, cumin, baking spice, licorice, light notes of potpourri. Wealth of tannins on the palate, but very fine, alcohol picks up a bit in the finish and overwhelms the acidity a bit more.

Tasted: 06/04/2019
Blind? No

91 2 Stars

. Southern Rhône
. . Châteauneuf-du-Pape AOC
Blend: Red
75% Grenache, 10% Mourvèdre, 10% Syrah, 5% Cinsaut
ABV: 15.5%
Local Price: 36 EUR