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Chateau Rigaud, Faugeres, Languedoc~Roussillon, France
89 Points

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Vintage: 2014
BC: $22.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -891358
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Savoury, juicy, spicy.
Made from organic old vine Syrah, Mourvedre and Grenache this spicy southern French red leans toward red currents, cherries, tealeaf and vanilla, licorice and leather, layered as indicated, by savoury spices. It is medium-bodied and juicy with flavours to mimic its nose. A straightforward food wine with tobacco and spice trailing on the finish.
Pair with roasted meats, tomato sauces, stews and hearty soups, aged goat cheese and grilled eggplant.

Recommended Pairings
Rich Meats , Cheese - Goat, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces, French Food

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2018-01-08 22:18:22.0


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