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Domaine Gayda Figure Libre Freestyle Vin de Pays d’Oc 2015

The picture shows the 2016 vintage.  The 2015 vintage is reviewed here. This is another interesting Vin de Pays d’Oc from the south of France.  Organically grown, it is a blend of 40% syrah, 40% grenache, 10% carignan and 10% mourvèdre sourced variously from Roussillon, Corbières and La Livinière and is a deep purple in…Continue readingDomaine Gayda Figure Libre Freestyle Vin de Pays d’Oc 2015

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Mas des Mas Chateau de Conas Corbières 2011

It is not always the “new world” that follows the old in wine.  This wine from hilly and varied Corbières in the deep south of France in the Languedoc bears more than a passing resemblance to a South Australian red.  It’s a blend of 45% syrah, 35% grenache and 20% carignan, the latter grape not…Continue readingMas des Mas Chateau de Conas Corbières 2011