Category Archives: syrah

Mont-Olivet Ch-du-Pape 2006

Clos du Mont-Olivet, AOC Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France, 2006 This wine: Lot No. LB326 (below front label), a blend of 80% grenache, 10% syrah, 6% mourvèdre, 4% cinsault, plus counoise, vaccarèse, muscardin, terret noir, and picpoul noir; free run … Continue reading

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Henschke Euphonium 2015

Henschke, Euphonium, Barossa Valley, South Australia, Australia, 2015 This wine: lot No. L13015 (on back label), a blend of 66% syrah, 19% cabernet sauvignon, 10% merlot, and 5% cabernet franc, aged in 20% new and 80% seasoned French oak hogsheads … Continue reading

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Peyre Rose Syrah Leone 2006

Marlene Soria, Domaine Peyre Rose, Clos Syrah Léone, Coteaux du Languedoc, Saint-Pargoire, Hérault, Occitanie, France, 2006 On Domaine Peyre Rose. This wine: lot No. L.22.12.2015-B (on front label), organic, a blend of syrah with 10% mourvèdre, aged in tank and … Continue reading

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Aupilhac Montpeyroux 2015

Sylvain Fadat, Cuvée Aupilhac, Domaine d’Aupilhac, AOP Languedoc-Montpeyroux, Hérault, Occitanie, 2015 Kermit Lynch on Domaine d’Aupilhac. On Languedoc-Montpeyroux. This wine: lot No. L15006 (on front label), organic, a blend of 30% each of carignan (aka mazuelo) and mourvedre (aka mataro, … Continue reading

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Grange des Pères Rouge 2015

Domaine de la Grange des Pères, Rouge, IGP Pays de l’Hérault, Hérault, Occitanie, France, 2015 This wine: lot No. L2 (on front label), a blend of 40% each of syrah and mourvedre, and 10% each of counoise and cabernet sauvignon, … Continue reading

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Petit Causse Minervois 2017

P & M Chabbert, Domaine du Petit Causse, Griotte de Ventajou, AOP Minervois, Aude, Languedoc, Occitanie, 2017 On AOP Minervois. This wine: lot No. LG17 (on back label), a blend of syrah, grenache noir and carignan, Diam 5 agglomerate cork … Continue reading

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Chateau Jouclary Cabardes 2017

Chateau Jouclary, Les Amandiers, AOC Cabardes, Aude, (Languedoc) Occitanie, France, 2017 On the Cabardes appellation. This wine: lot No. L18240 (below capsule), a blend of 50% merlot, 30% syrah and grenache noir, matured for 12 months in French oak barrels … Continue reading

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