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Château de l'Engarran Grés De Montpellier Syrah Grenache Carignan Mourvèdre 2005 Wine Review

Château de l'Engarran Grés De Montpellier Syrah Grenache Carignan Mourvèdre 2005

Château de l'Engarran Grés De Montpellier Syrah Grenache Carignan Mourvèdre 2005

A.C., Côteaux du Languedoc, Midi, France

Community Score: 89/100

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2009-2014

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Château de l'Engarran

Agent: The Small Winemakers Collection

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Château l'Engarran is a beautiful 18th-century château run by two sisters, Constance Rerolle and Diane Losfelt, who consistently craft quality wines. This blend of Syrah, Grenache, Carignan and Mourvèdre is an inky purple-ruby color. Intense, brooding aromas of black raspberry, cocoa, garrigue, and sweet floral notes lead to a plush palate bursting with black fruit and brambly flavors, with dried herbs and a touch of spice. Well-structured with a lingering, pleasant finish, this will drink well now to 2014. My note: Solidly crafted and imminently delicious aromas of dark chocolate and blackberries. Full-bodied with cigar box wrap.

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