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Côtes de Prouilhe: Chateau de Cointes Rouge de Noelle 2014


  • Bottle
  • £16.30
  • Case (6)
  • £97.80
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Tasting Notes

Deep garnet red color, nose of violet and blackberry, enriched with cocoa and roasted coffee.

Long, round and fleshy mouth of beautiful amplitude.

Wine Info

Region Languedoc
Appellation Côtes de Prouilhe
Style Red
Producer Chateau de Cointes
Grapes

50% Syrah, 50% Grenache Noir

Pairing
Keeping Drink within 2 to 3 years of bottling.
Vinification

Elevated for 12 months in new french oak barrels.

Bottle 75cl
Volume 14.5%
     

Producer

Chateau de Cointes

The vineyard is situated south of the fortified city of Carcassone in south-west France, Anne and Francois (he's a GP during the week and grower at the weekend), have taken over the vineyard from their family, who established the business twenty years ago.

They produce a range of single-grapes wines, as well as more complex whites and reds. This vineyard is in the Malepere - so permitted grapes include Bordeaux varieties such as Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, as well as Mediterranean grapes such as Syrah and Grenache.