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Francois Lurton, Domaine du Ministre, Saint-Chinian, Languedoc-Rousillon, 2010

Domaine du Ministre


  • Drink: 2013 - 2016


Francois Lurton

Rosemary George

Tasting: Languedoc

Quite deep colour, firm structured nose. Quite rounded palate with a certain stucture, some dry spice andfruit and a tannic streak.

Andrew Jefford

Tasting: Languedoc

Deep opaque black-red. A rather strange aromatic profile,with sawdusty oak dominating. Stocky, sturdy palate with enough chunky fruit to hold it ground against the oak … just.

Simon Taylor

Tasting: Languedoc

Overt oak aromas. Chocolatey, extracted style – disappointing given there is plenty of concentrated fruit behind.


Wine name: Domaine du Ministre
Wine classification: AOC
Wine alcohol content: 13.5%
Wine colour: Red
Wine vintage: 2010
Wine style: Red, medium-bodied
Country: France
Region: Languedoc-Rousillon
Subregion: Saint-Chinian

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