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2016 Domaine Brusset Gigondas 'Les Hauts de Montmirail'
Single Bottles (75cl) @ £33.00
Cases (12 bottles) @ £396.00
Cases IN BOND(12 bottles) @ £294.00
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Tasting Notes:
Beautiful black fruit (50% Grenache, the balance equal parts of Syrah and Mourvedre) grown high in the Dentelles de Montmirail giving this wine plenty of welcome freshness. The 50% new oak used is swallowed up by the cassis and spice-laden palate which has fresh minerality and a superb structure. From 2021.

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Drinking Dates:
2020 to 2030
50% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 25% Mourvedre
Hand-picked, severe selection, crushing, destalking, cold pre-fermentation and separate fermentation for each variety for 21 days with pigeage and temperature control. Aged in 100% oak casks, around 40% new.
Critic Reviews:
"One of the top wines at this address, the 2016 Gigondas les Hauts de Montmirail shows incredible perfumed freshness, red raspberry fruit and a full-bodied, richly creamy texture. On top of all that, this blend of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre shows absolutely no sign of excessive weight or heat despite its enormous ripeness." 94+/100 (Jeb Dunnock, Wine Advocate)
Rich foods - or, if you like it like this (we do), on its own.

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