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Bastide Miraflors Vieilles Vignes Syrah Grenache 2015 Wine Review

Bastide Miraflors Vieilles Vignes Syrah Grenache 2015

Bastide Miraflors Vieilles Vignes Syrah Grenache 2015

Côtes De Roussillon, Midi A.P., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 10

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Price: $19.95

Drink: 2017-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Bastide Miraflors

Agent: Glencairn Wine Merchants

Natalie's Score: 90/100

A blockbuster southern French red wine blend of 70% Syrah and 30% Grenache grapes with lip-smacking juiciness on the palate. The Grenache component of the wine was aged for 1 year in 80% concrete tanks while the Syrah was matured in 500-litre demi-muids (large barrels). Purple plums and blueberry pie on the nose and palate of this robust, smooth, juicy French red wine. Pair with hamburgers and relish with salsa on the side.

Syrah Grenache food pairings: gourmet hamburgers, meat tacos, roast chicken.

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This Bastide Miraflors Vieilles Vignes Syrah Grenache 2015 was reviewed on March 16, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Andrew Bernardo rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

This wine always packs a punch. Featuring lots of black briar, crushed rock, fruit pit, camphor, glycerin and a hint of spice. 92 Points
Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Sexy and smooth, a delicious blend of 70% Syrah, 30% Grenache. Showing ripe dark berries- cassis and blackberries, with spicy notes, fleshy smoked meat and a hint of milk chocolate. Silky texture with great balance and finesse. A sensuous date wine.
Tasted March 2019
Perry rated this wine as 92/100
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Deep purple, rich, full bodied, chewy big tannins, tart cherry, blackberry, herbs; spice, graphite minerality. Pair with gourmet lamb sausage or lamb kebab. Tasted 2015 vintage in March 2019, decanted 2h. 91 points.
Melanie Lloyd - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Ripe strawberry aromas blended with the sweet floral smell of lilacs and violets, as well as cedar, cloves and hints of cigar box.

The tannins are medium and there is flavours of juicy blackberries, cinnamon, espresso and a long cocoa finish.

Tasted February 2018
Stephen Andrews reviewed this wine as follows:

Tasted March 22nd, 2018. Colour clear and dark ruby red. Thick legs. Aromas and flavours of, blackberry, cassis, cedar, raw chocolate. Tastes extra dry, full body, dark fruit, tannin plus, mouthwatering and a dark fruit tannic finish. Medium plus finish.
I like this wine it delivers a great flavour. I would enjoy a char grilled steak with it.
A first rate value wine that delivers. You can drink it young no need to wait.
For full bodied wine lovers.
Bastide Miraflors 2015 is a southern-France rich, robust and silky old vines 70% Syrah and 30% Grenache red wine blend. The Grenache wine was aged for one year in 80% concrete tanks while the Syrah was matured in 500-litre demi-muids (large barrels). Deep purple in the glass, on the palate the blend is blueberry, black raspberry, dark chocolate and meaty. Great price point. Drink now and for the next three years. - Community Wine Reviews

2 Members would buy this wine again

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