Category Archives: france roussillon (occitanie)

Dom des Schistes Tautavel 2016

Domaine des Schistes, le parcellaire caune d’en joffre, AOP Cotes du Roussillon Villages Tautavel, Estagel, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, 2016 On Cotes de Roussillon Villages [1] The vineyard lies at 100-400 m altitude, with a hot sunny climate, but moderated by the … Continue reading

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Treloar Grenache Roussillon 2014

Domaine Treloar, One Block Grenache, AOP Cotes du Roussillon, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2014 This wine: lot no. L30.03.16, a blend of 60% grenache noir, 30% lledoner pelut and 10% carignan, old vines, manual harvest, aged in old oak for 12 … Continue reading

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Treloar Cotes Catalanes 2015

Domaine Treloar, La Terre Promise, IGP Cotes Catalanes, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2015 This wine: lot no. L30.07.16, a blend of 50% grenache gris, 40% macabeo and 10% carignan blanc, old vines, manual harvest, fermented and then aged for 6 months … Continue reading

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Treloar SGM Roussillon 2014

Domaine Treloar, Three Peaks, AOP Cotes du Roussillon, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2014 This wine: lot no. L03.06.16, a blend of 50% syrah, 30% grenache and 20% mourvedre, old vines, manual harvest, aged for 12 months in used oak barrels, coated … Continue reading

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Thunevin-Calvet Constance 2008

Domaine Thunevin-Calvet, Cuvee Constance, AOC Cotes du Roussillon, Maury, Pyrénées-Orientales, (whilst retaining its historical name, Pyrénées-Orientales, along with Languedoc, Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), France, 2008 This wine: a half and … Continue reading

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Pietri-Geraud Collioure 2012

Domaine Pietri-Geraud, L’Ecume, Collioure Blanc, AOC Collioure, Pyrenees-Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2012 Main approved varieties for this appellation are, for reds – grenache noir, mourvedre and syrah; for rose – grenache gris; for whites –  grenache blanc, grenache gris, roussanne and … Continue reading

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Pietri-Geraud Collioure 2012

Domaine Pietri-Geraud, L’Ecume, AOC Collioure, Pyrénées Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2012 This wine: a blend of 85% grenache blanc and grenache gris, with 15% vermentino; natural cork closure, 13.5% abv, Leon Stolarski, bin end, ~£12 (05/17). Consumer tasting note: a honeyed … Continue reading

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