Mourvedre

8 Main Red Wines of Spain

In a world of wine where a small number of grape varieties proliferate and virtually become ubiquitously interchangeable with the term “red wine” itself, Spain stands apart from the crowd as an important red wine producing country – from both…

Rave Review: eRobertParker.com on 2013 Bastide Saint Dominique CdP “les Hesperides” – 90-92 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine la Bastide St Dominique “The more Mourvedre-dominated (50/50 Mourvedre and Grenache) 2013 Châteauneuf du Pape Les Hesperides is also superb, and will probably be one of the longer-lived efforts in the vintage. Peppery herbs, ground pepper,…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2013 Vieux Telegraphe “Telegramme” CdP – 90 to 92 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine du Vieux Telegraphe “Vivid ruby. High-pitched red fruit and floral scents are complicated by hints of allspice and smoky minerals. Silky and seamless in the mouth, offering gently sweet raspberry and cherry flavors and a touch…

Rave Review: VinousMedia.com on 2012 Saint Gayan Gigondas “Fontmaria” – 91 to 93 Points!

WINERY PROFILE | Domaine St Gayan “Vivid ruby. Heady smoke- and spice-accented black and blue fruit aromas are complicated by notes of spicecake and potpourri. Stains the palate with sappy dark berry compote flavors and suggestions of floral pastilles and…