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...
Intensely red in colour with purple shades, ripe strawberries and spices on the nose . Full bodied though mineral in style with fine, ripe tannins, the palate develops notes of pepper and red fruit. A few years of ageing will enable this wine to deliver its full potential. Learn More
This is an elegant, wild Minervois with scents of black fruit, blackcurrant and mulberry with a surprising, smoky finish. Its lively freshness and classy balance will make this wine a perfect companion for winter evenings and joyful gastronomic occasions ! 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