Abbotts & Delaunay, Cumulo Nimbus, Minervois
France, Languedoc-Roussillon, 2013
A blend of Syrah and Carignan. Bright and limpid boasting deep garnet colour with purple tints around the rim. Aromas of black cherry, blackcurrant, redcurrant and raspberry. Notes of pepper, plum and liquorice. The palate is classy, long and complex with very elegant tannins. Lovely length with a refreshing, silky finish. Serve with stewed wild boar, beef rib steak, game pies and chocolate mousse.