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Domaine De L'Olivette Rouge, Pays d'Oc, Southern France
89 Points

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Vintage: 2018
BC: $16.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -626242
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WineScores' Review

Savoury, juicy, rustic.
This organic blend of Grenache, Syrah and Merlot is made in the 16th century Chateau de Caraguilhes, which was once part of a Cistercian abbey located near Carcasonne.
Expect sweet plums, wild berries, garrigue and cocoa with savoury/salty undertones. The palate is smooth and rustic, succulent yet fresh. Good balance here, with smooth tannins--a food wine.
Pair: game meats, aged and crumbly cheeses, hearty eggplant dishes.

Pairs great with Gone Crackers Olive Oil & Cracked Pepper
Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Barbeque, French Food, Green Wines, GONE CRACKERS

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2019-05-27 21:32:01.0


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