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Domaine Fontanel, Maury Grenat, 2019

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Domaine Fontanel, Maury Grenat, 2019

From one plot of 75 year old vines of Grenache Noir. This style is well-known for matching chocolate, but it’s equally good with cheese, especially blue cheese, in a manner akin to a very fruity and forward port. Deep ruby colour. Inviting... Read More

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Domaine Fontanel, Maury Grenat, 2019

ColourRed

StyleFortified

RegionRoussillon

GrowerDomaine Fontanel

Grape VarietyGrenache

Vintage2019

ABV16%

Bottle75cl

ClosureCork

CodeFON619

Style

Sweet

Light > Full

Languedoc-Roussillon

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Domaine Fontanel

Tautavel, France

Things have changed at Domaine Fontanel, but with a sense of continuity. Elodie and Matthieu Collet bought the domaine from Pierre and Marie-Claude Fontaneil in 2017 and have already made a name for themselves, being elected no less than Vignerons de l'Année (Roussillon) du Guide Hachette 2019.

After both graduating as agricultural...

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Grenache / Garnacha

Grenache / Garnacha 

Grenache grows well in hot, dry regions, though it can develop very high (15 degrees+) alcohol.

As such it is grown principally in Southern France and Spain (as Garnacha). It is usually blended with other varieties in the Southern Rhône and Languedoc (Syrah, Mourvedre, Carignan, Cinsaut and others).

Its flavour usually encompasses the...

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Domaine Fontanel, Maury Grenat, 2019

From one plot of 75 year old vines of Grenache Noir. This style is well-known for matching chocolate, but it’s equally good with cheese, especially blue cheese, in a manner akin to a very fruity and forward port. Deep ruby colour. Inviting scent of pureed red berries with vanilla and coffee highlights; and then a wonderfully rich, sweet and fleshy core of raspberries, black cherries and sweet spices. Pure and fresh finish. Terrific drop, served at the Elysee palace last December - Drink like a President! Now-2027

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