Red Minervois wines onLanguedoc Wineshop: The Minervois vineyard is one of the largest of the Languedoc Roussillon. There are 3 disctinct AOC's in this area : AOC Minervois, AOC Minervois – La Livinière and Muscat de Saint Jean de Minervois. Located on the chalk and limestone foothills of the Montagne Noire, vineyards are located at 50m in altitude near the banks of the Midi canal, climbing up to more than 500m. AOC since 1999, the Minervois La Livinière appellation is in the heart of the Minervois area on the grounds of 6 villages producing only red wines. Château Maris, Borie de Maurel, Domaine du Petit Causse, Château Mirausse...
Deep garnet red in colour with violet shades, the elegant nose with ripe berry fruit leads to a full bodied wine on the palate, rich with velvety tannins. Scents of morello cherry with a complex texture and long finish. Learn More
“Dark blackish crimson. Broad and friendly with some black pepper on the nose. Real structure. Long with great ripeness but no excess alcohol. This could only come from Minervois ! Very savoury and appetising. Long.” 16.5+/20 Jancis Robinson Learn More
Fine and precise, elegance and subtle aromas are associated with scents of balsam, the palate is soft and velvety with notes of liquorice and black berry fruit. Ready to taste (a red to taste...). Learn More
"Clos d’Ora is the outcome of a slow-maturing project. It was born of a spiritual journey and an irresistible desire to produce an exceptional wine at this mysterious and unspoiled spot. I wish you to drink this wine with awareness and let yourself be guided by the power of its message: Paix Amour Harmonie", Gérard Bertrand