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2018 Chateau La Croix des Pins French - Rhone (Red Blend) "Le Contreforts de Montmirail"

Chateau la Croix des Pins 2018 Le Contreforts de Montmirail

Winery: Chateau La Croix des Pins

Vintage: 2018

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Le Contreforts de Montmirail"

Wine Category: French - Rhone (Red Blend)

Grape blend: 70% Grenache & 30% Syrah

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Beaumes de Venise

State or country: France

Price: $24

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 92.5 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: June 1, 2022

Wine Review: This dark red colored Grenache based blend opens with a mild black cherry bouquet with hints of iron filings and oak. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied with medium plus acidity. The mouthfeel is balanced and savory. The flavor profile is a clove and red currant blend with notes of red licorice and cedar. I also detected hints of cinnamon. The finish is dry, and its flavors are nicely extended. I would pair this Grenache based wine with Spanish paella. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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