Minervois: Domaine Pierre Cros Les Costes Red 2017


per bottle

Tasting Notes

Made from Syrah and Grenache Noir grown on steep slopes, cultivated in terraces exposed to the north. Harvested manually, giving, after a passage in barrels, a great complex wine, delicate, floral, full of freshness and minerals.

Wine Info

Region Languedoc
Appellation Minervois
Style Red
Producer Domaine Pierre Cros
Grapes Syrah, Grenache Noir
Keeping Drink within 5 years of bottling.
Bottle 75cl
Volume 14.5%


Domaine Pierre Cros

An ex-rugby player, Pierre Cros is known as the King of Concentration – so, unsurprisingly, his wines are full-bodied and entirely superb! Les Aspres regularly wins the coveted three-star award from Guide Hachette, and Pierre also produces a stunning red wine made with Carignan grapes. 

Some of his vines were planted as far back as 1905, and the results are no less than historic - lookout, in particular, for the aptly named red Vieilles Vignes, and the highly recommended Minervois Tradition red, made with 5 different grapes.