Domaine de L'HORTUS "Grande Cuvee Rouge Pic Saint Loup" 2017
Wine Region: Languedoc - France
Grape: Mourvedre, Grenache, Syrah
Tasting notes: Deep red color, garnet reflections. Complex nose blending ripe fruits, spices, bay leaf, and pepper. Licorice and menthol notes. Nice, full-bodied, and powerful attack on the palate. Nice balance, long and fruity finish.
About the winery: You'll find the Domaine de l'Hortus in a valley at the heart of the wild garrigue some 30 km to the north of Montpellier. The Pic Saint Loup legend was born here. It is in the years 1970 that Jean Orliac acquires 4-hectares of vines. Today, the Domaine is run by his four children and covers a little over 60-hectares in a unique and remarkable environment.