Product Overview

Overall rating:

Points 90
Drink:2016-2020
Grape Variety:Syrah, Mourvèdre

Product:

Château d’Esclans, Déesse Rouge 2014
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This product is featured in: Best summer wines: Steven Spurrier’s top picks.

Château d’Esclans, Déesse Rouge, Côtes de Provence, France 2014

While Sacha Lichine’s red may not reach the heights of his renowned rosés, this SyrahMourvèdre blend is both spicy and smooth, with a class and depth of fruit that approaches some of the better Bandols.

Alc 13.5%

Price: UK – £33.70 (2012) Hedonism. US – $27 The Wine Connection

Taster: Steven Spurrier