Domaine de L'Ostal Grand Vin AOC Minervois La Livinière 2017
90 Points - Wine Spectator: AOC Minervois La Livinière is regarded as the 1er Cru appellation of the Lanquedoc, and this Grand Vin by Domaine de L'Ostal is from the renowned winemaker Jean-Michel Cazes, (owner of the 5e Grand Cru Classé Château Lynch-Bages in Pauillac.) A blend of 70% Syrah, 15% Carignan, 10% Grenache & 5% Mourvedre, the wine is aged for for 15 months in 1 year old barrels from the Lynch Bages Estate. A wine with great structure and depth, but still beautifully balanced with the special terroir shining through.
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Winemakers tasting notes: This wine presents a complex first nose with hints of woodiness and menthol. Swirling the wine releases intense aromas of cherry jam and honeysuckle to round off the breadth of the bouquet. On the palate, the generous, full-bodied attack reveals a solid structure with perfectly ripe tannins. The combination of lovely acidity and outstanding smoothness completes the balance of this wine, which is crowned with a finish on toasty aromas.
About the Producer
Domaine de L’Ostal is situated in the foothills of the Montagne Noire, half-way between the mediaeval town of Carcassonne and the old Roman port in Narbonne. The 60 hectares of vines are situated in one of the finest terroirs of the Languedoc, including a spectacular parcel of Minervois La Livinière. The property was purchased in 2002 by Jean-Michel Cazes, the owner of Château Lynch-Bages in Pauillac. He immediately embarked upon a comprehensive restructuring of the vineyard involving mass uprooting, replanting varieties and soil drainage. The aim of this exhaustive approach was to express the full potential of the terroir and the Languedoc’s finest grape varieties: Syrah, Grenache and Carignan. In 2003, the Cazes family purchased the Tuilerie Saint-Joseph (tile factory), a stunning XIX century building that now houses the domaine’s technical facilities.
90 Points - Wine Spectator
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