Christopher Cannan

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2013 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” White – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(85% viognier, 10% garnacha blanca and 5% chenin blanc): Vivid straw color. Lively citrus pith and pear skin aromas are complicated by anise, white flowers and dusty minerals. Firm and juicy on the palate, offering…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2013 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(60% garnacha and 20% carinena, with cabernet and syrah): Bright violet color. Lively, mineral-accented aromas of cassis, cherry pit and black pepper, with a hint of cola in the background. Spicy and sharply focused, offering…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2013 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 90 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “The entry-level red 2013 Serras del Priorat is a fresh and fruit-driven effort. A blend of Garnacha, Mazuelo (Cariñena), Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon, it shows aromas of plums, violets and Mediterranean herbs with a vegetal…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2012 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” White – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(85% viognier, 10% garnacha blanca and 5% chenin blanc; no oak): Pale yellow. Alluring scents of fresh citrus and pit fruits, with floral honey and ginger nuances. Silky in texture, with juicy peach and Meyer…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2012 Clos Figueras “Serras del Priorat” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “(made from 65% garnacha and 15% samso, plus some cabernet sauvignon and syrah; aged for seven months in French oak): Bright violet color. High-pitched red fruit and floral scents are complemented by bright mineral and…

Rave Review: Wine Spectator on 2011 Font de la Figuera Red – 92 Points!

“This dense red delivers expressive notes of raspberry, mountain herb, cocoa and crushed stone. Moderate tannins support a light, firm texture, while balsamic acidity supplies the drive. A bit edgy, but shows real character. Garnacha, Carinena, Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon.…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2011 Clos Figueras “Font de la Figuera” Red – 91 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Clos Figueras “Deep ruby. Heady dark berry and floral pastille scents are complemented by suggestions of smoky minerals, licorice and cracked pepper. Sappy and tightly focused on entry, then broader in the mid-palate, offering subtly sweet blackcurrant…