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CORBIÈRES 2017 AP
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHÂTEAU DE TRÉVIAC
Extremely deep intense purple colour. Attractive, spicy, slightly baked, ripe plum, black cherry nose with some sandalwood-licorice notes. Dry, medium to medium-full bodied, quite well structured, spicy, fairly intense, ripe, cherry-plum flavours with a tangy, lingering, sandalwood-licorice-tinged finish. This tasty blend of 80% Grenache and 20% Syrah has 14.5% alcohol and 6 g/L residual sugar. The 2016 appeared in Vintages (**/**+) on June 8, 2019 at $16.95 and was Recommended Best Buy. CSPC 670505
Type Red Wine
Agent Con Oen
Country France
Region Midi
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Spicy, Tangy, Fresh
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: Corbières is the largest appellation within the Languedoc and the fourth-largest in all of France. The red wines produced there exhibit complex blackberry and pepper notes with a mix of garrigue and herbs such as thyme, rosemary, basil and sage. From a small family estate within Corbières, this wine is a blend of 60% Syrah with 40% Grenache and is made in a big, burly style that goes well with grilled mutton or pork. Price $ 17.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - January 11, 2020
Cases bought 816 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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