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Château Du Prieuré Des Mourgues 2009 Wine Review

Château Du Prieuré Des Mourgues 2009

Château Du Prieuré Des Mourgues 2009

A.C., St-Chinian, Midi, France

Community Score: 4.5/5

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Price: $16.95

Drink: 2011-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 12.7%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Château Du Prieuré Des Mourgues

Agent: M.C.O.

Product: 985598

More Vintages: 2007   Add New Vintage

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Vintages Wine Panel: One of Saint-Chinian’s strongest producers, Château du Prieuré des Mourgues takes Syrah, Grenache and Mourvèdre and barrel-ages them separately for 12 months. The final blend accentuates the fruit of the Syrah, the pretty cedar tones of the Grenache, the backbone of the Mourvèdre, plus the vanilla from the oak to create this finely made, food-friendly wine. My note: Love the cedar-savoury black cherries here! Full-bodied and smooth with loads of flavour and depth. Give this overlooked region a try: you’ll be delighted.

Food pairings: grilled leg of lamb with garlic and rosemary.

This was reviewed August 20, 2011 by

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