25 top Christmas wines under £20: part 4

weekday wines december 2013, Tesco Finest Carignan Côtes Catalanes Languedoc-Roussillon France 2012
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Tesco Finest, Carignan, Côtes Catalanes, Languedoc-Roussillon, France 2012
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Winemaker Hervé Sabardeil puts his stamp on this Carignan by adding a touch of Grenache and Mourvèdre to the blend. The result is a juicy, richly fruited wine with a dark fruit compote character supported by good, structured tannins.
Price £6.99 Tesco
Alc 13.5%