A classic gigondas, but with what I think too dominating syrah. Should have been more grenache in this to match my taste. Loads of tannins, but also not so large body. Should stay in cellar for a few years, but I ask myself what is left then. If you like young syrah dominated things, […]
Domain La Garrigue, Gigondas 2007, red
Very good wine. Dark berries in the smell, with some herbs – but no grass. Taste is balanced with tannins. As it should be. Last bottle in the restaurant. In fact, did not exist on the wine menu. Sometimes it is good to know the owner of the […]
Domain La Garrigue Gigondas 2006, red
Thin with not much body. Short aftertaste but good balance and enjoyable. (+)
Domain De La Gardette, 2007
Powerful berries in the smell. Black current and blackberry is dominating. First taste is a bit if grass that disappears. Surprisingly few tannins which give this young wine an interesting body. Very good aftertaste. (+).