Category Archives: france roussillon (occitanie)

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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Dom. Thunevin-Calvet Hugo 2006

Domaine Thunevin-Calvet, Hugo, AOC/AOP Cotes de Roussillon Villages, Maury, Pyrenees-Orientales, France, 2006 This wine: a grenache dominted blend with 30% each of carignan and syrah, natural cork closure, 15% abv, Gauntleys, bin end, £26.77 (was £38.24) (11/16) Consumer tasting note: a … Continue reading

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Dom. Thunevin-Calvet Dentelles 2007

Domaine Thunevin-Calvet, Les Dentelles, AOC/AOP Cotes de Roussillon Villages, Maury, Pyrenees-Orientales, France, 2007 This wine: an indeterminate blend of grenache and carignan, natural cork closure, 15% abv, Gauntleys, bin end, £19.65 (was £28.07) (2016) Consumer tasting note: a rich nose … Continue reading

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