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Domaine de La Rectorie, Cuvée Léon Parcé 2011 Wine Review

Domaine de La Rectorie, Cuvée Léon Parcé 2011

Domaine de La Rectorie, Cuvée Léon Parcé 2011

Banyuls, France

Community Score:92/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Alcohol: 16%

Sweetness: Sweet

Wine Type: Dessert Wine

Reviews and Ratings

Neil Phillips rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Made from 100% Grenache grapes, alcohol is added to the must during fermentation, keeping sugar levels naturally high. At 16% this is not as heavy as a Port, and while the nose is similar it had a much more savoury note of allspice and rosemary along with dried red berries and baked caramel. Smooth on the palate, with red currants and gooseberries adding a tart note; the tannins balance the residual sugar. Long-finishing, this lingered and paired with dark chocolate nicely without being too heavy.

Tasted December 2014

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