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Château Ollieux-Romanis, Prestige rouge 2016

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Château Ollieux-Romanis, Prestige rouge 2016
€15.60

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An exceptionally well balanced red Corbières : an enchanting nose with intense scents of red and black berry fruit and sweet spices ; wonderful length on the palate. A delicious wine which will age well but is also ready to taste now.
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The Château Ollieux Romanis is a magnificent property, surrounded by old vines and olive trees or 'Ollieux'. It has been owned by the same family since 1860. The oldest Carignan vines were planted here in 1896. Wine is an important part of the family history. Jacqueline Bories was probably the first women to vinify wine in the Languedoc at a time when wine was a man's affair. Avoiding the temptations of fashion, she developed the potential of traditional grape varieties often considered as being of a low quality level : Carignan, Cinsault, Grenache gris, Alicante... In 2001, her son Pierre, after spending ten years in finance, was caught up by his enthusiasm for the family vineyard, joining the domaine and creating a new collection of wines. The predominant characteristics of the wines produced by Jacqueline and Pierre are a surprising freshness, soft and rich with a lively vinous style, intense fruit and a refined mineral texture. Bottles to finish, without hesitation...
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Appellation Corbières Boutenac
millesime 2016
cepage Grenache, carignan, mourvèdre, syrah
Potentiel de garde jusquà 10 ans
culture -
Température de service 18°C
Carafage conseillé -
Revues et Concours Sélection 2012 du 27e concours interprofessionnel du Cru Corbières
Contenance 75cl
Degré alc. 13% vol.
mets Croustade aux champignons, canard grillé, gibier...
Vinification -
bio N/A
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