Grape Variety: Grenache, Syrah or Shiraz
Aging Potential: Drink now through 2022
Serving Temperature: 18 °C
Alcohol Level: 13.5%
- Organic & Biodynamic Wine -
The nose was complex and expressive with red/dark fruit and herb, leather and olive touches; the palate was medium bodied, quite linear and harmonious with fresh acidity, with garrigue, spice, olives, balsamic hints and stony minerals becoming prominent on the mid-palate and finish and enough tannic grip to support the finish.
Christophe Peyrus took over his family’s vineyards in 1991. Prior to this, his father had sold the grapes to a local cooperative. From that point on, he sought council with some of the greatest winemakers in France (Didier Dagueneau, Clos Rougeard).
"Clos Marie, unquestionably is one of Pic-St-Loup's up and coming estate. " Robert Parker
|Classification||Pic Saint Loup|
|Grape Variety||Grenache, Syrah or Shiraz|
|Wine Closure||Natural Cork|
|Robert Parker||89 Points|