Le Mascarou - Domaine des Chênes
  • Color: Red
  • Vintages: 2018
  • Appellation: Côtes du Roussillon Villages TAUTAVEL
  • Varieties: Carignan (35%), Syrah (35%) and Grenache (30%).
  • Terroir: Very stony limestone for Carignan and Syrah, sandstone for the Grenache. Yields inferior to 30 hl/ha.
  • Harvest: Manual
  • Vinification: In red traditional with maceration of 20 days with pumping over. Ageing in old barrels during one year.
  • Tasting: Nose of cherries with brandy, red and black berries, chocolate and spicy notes. Straight tannins that soften over time.
  • Wine and food pairings: Enjoy it with a roast, a lamb, a rabbit with rosemary or cheese.
  • Rewards: 15/20 in the Guide des Meilleurs Vins de France 2018 (RVF), 1 star in the Guide Hachette 2018, 92/100 rated by la Revue du Vin de France 2021