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2006 La Peira En Damaisella La PeiraBlend from France


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  • 95 David Schildknecht - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
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"Mocha, honey, cassis, lightly-cooked cherry, and iris inform the strikingly bitter-sweet and complex 2006 Coteaux du Languedoc Terrasses du Larzac La Peira. Its confectionary hints as well as its ultra-polished texture suggest butter cream on the palate, with bitter-sweet floral perfume wafting throughout, and the same reservoir of fresh-fruit juiciness that is retained by all of the wines in this collection. The lift and refinement surpass the already in those respects remarkable Las Flores, although this cuvee is slightly less enveloping in its richness. A shimmering, crystalline sense of minerality here is no less remarkable for being illusive, and is in distinct contrast with the chalky manifestations found in the 2007."

Product Detail

Item # 52202
Country France
Region Languedoc
Sub-Region Terrasses du Larzac

95 - David Schildknecht - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

Vintage 2006
Color Red
ABV 14.5%
Varietal(s) Syrah / Shiraz, Grenache / Garnacha
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Taste currant, blueberry, blackberry, strawberry, black currant, dust and leather
Nose spice box, cedar, dark fruit, vanilla, toast, smoke, tobacco and red fruit