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Tessellae Old Vines Grenache Syrah Mourvèdre 2017 Wine Review

Tessellae Old Vines Grenache Syrah Mourvèdre 2017

Tessellae Old Vines Grenache Syrah Mourvèdre 2017

Côtes Du Roussillon, Midi A.P., France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Tessellae

Agent: Glencairn Wine Merchants

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This Tessellae Old Vines Grenache Syrah Mourvèdre 2017 was reviewed on November 30, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Reviews and Ratings

Rebecca Meir-Liebman - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

A blend of Syrah, Grenache and Mourvèdre that is organically farmed and aged for 12 months in concrete tanks. Full bodied and rich - quite a complex wine with very smooth tannins. A seductive nose with black plums, red currants and dried fruit, while on the palate there are dried dates and red/black fruits combined with wood and acid on the finish. Has a lingering finish, with earthy notes and spice. Very good value!
Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

This GSM blend has red berries and raspberry on the slightly floral, powdery nose. A fairly bold palate defined by field berries and textured with sandy tannins and a long finish. Go local and pair with cassoulet. Very good value. Tasted Nov 15, 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
From Côtes Du Roussillon, Midi wine region, Tessellae 2017 is a great value old-vines 50% Grenache 40% Syrah and 10% Mourvèdre (GSM) under $20. Produced by Lafage, this is a lush and full-bodied red is fleshy with rich cherry, dark berry, plum, cracked pepper, garrigue herbs and dark spice flavours on the palate. Enjoy now and for the next couple of years with ribs and burgers from the grill. - Community Wine Reviews

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