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4/5 by 3 customers
Nouveau millésime, le 2011 était noté : Gault Millau 15,5/20, RVF 14,5/20, Bettane & Desseauve 14/20, RVF - Gerbelle & Maurange 14/20Citation Guide Hachette
Un vin exubérant de petits fruits noirs très mûrs rehaussés d'une fraîcheur épicée, la bouche évoque un mélange de terre humide, prune, cassis et garrigue (sauge et genévrier)...

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Winery :
Château Mourgues du Grès
Name of the wine :
Terre d'Argence
Vintage :
2012
Appellation :
Costières de Nîmes
Origin :
Rhone Valley
Colour :
Red wine
Grape Variety :
Old Shiraz and hint of Grenache
Terroirs :
Pebbles, the "gress", on limestone clayey marls, beneficits of a great Southern exposure on slopes
Harvest :
Hand picked for the vines on slopes and mechanical for the vines on plateau
Viticulture :
In progress to become organic
Vinification :
Traditional with macerations going to 3 to 5 weeks
Alcohol content :
14.5 %
Aging :
12 months in vats, then barrels and oak casks
Appearance :
Great depth, sign of nobility and personality
Nose :
Exhuberant of small black fruits very ripe supported by a spicy freshness
Palate :
Dense and fine, it evocates a mix of wet earth, plum, blackcurrant and scrubs (juniper and sage)
Drink from :
2016
Drink before :
2020
Open :
1 hour before
Serve :
In a decanter at 15°C
Food pairing : To be enjoyed with game (rabbit or boar), thyme lamb, stew, rib steak, bull, strong cheese...
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Guide Bettane & Desseauve des Vins de France

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Wine rated (guide 2017) : 14,5/20 (Bon vin)
Vineyard rated (guide 2019) : 3***Stars (A production of high-quality, that could be used as a reference in its area)

About this wine : Savante combinaison de syrah, mourvèdre et d'un peu de grenache. Il a du corps, de la mâche et de la fraîcheur, avec tout ce qu'il faut pour créer l?équilibre.

About the vineyard : Véritable pionnier du renouveau qualitatif de l’appellation, ce domaine dispose de terroirs variés dont il joue pour faire des assemblages équilibrés entre finesse et structure. D’un très haut niveau qualitatif, les vins ne cessent de progresser. En été, François et Anne Collard proposent des circuits pédestres et VTT autour de la propriété avec découverte de leur terroir, de la flore et de la faune de la région. Ça mérite le détour! Domaine d'excellence disposant de quelques parcelles exceptionnelles de vieilles vignes, qui produisent des vins réguliers et discrets qui nous convainquent tous les ans.

Customers ratings

4/5
by 3 reviews
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Rating without reviews of M. OLIVIER P. Published on 07/12/2017
Rating without reviews of M. SC SPRL L. Published on 19/12/2016
Rating without reviews of Mme SARAH M. Published on 16/09/2016
The Costières de Nîmes wine producing area is of Roman origin and is one of the oldest in Europe. It sits at the junction of “Occitania” and Provence. The wines of the Costières de Nîmes were popular with the Greeks, followed by the Romans, served to the Popes in Avignon, and exported from the 16th century. Geographically located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region, but with ...
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