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2013 Domaine Tempier Bandol MigouaBlend from France

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"The three single-vineyards of Domaine Tempier are: La Migoua, La Tourtine, and Cabassaou. All are made up of clay and limestone, but there are variations in each. La Migoua is...

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"The three single-vineyards of Domaine Tempier are: La Migoua, La Tourtine, and Cabassaou. All are made up of clay and limestone, but there are variations in each. La Migoua is made up of heterogeneous clay that varies in color between red, ochre, and blue. At 270 meters, it sits at the highest altitude of all the vineyards. The parcel’s complex sedimentation is largely due to the subduction of a tectonic plate which has surfaced the oldest rock outcroppings in the whole of the appellation. Surrounded by garrigue and pine forest, the grapes translate to earthy, gamey wines. La Migoua has the smallest amount of Mourvèdre in the blend, with the highest percentage of Grenache of the three cuvées." - Importer's Notes

Product Detail

Item # 90926
Country France
Region Provence
Sub-Region Bandol
Ratings
Vintage 2013
Color Red
ABV 13.5%
Varietal(s) Mourvedre / Mataro / Monastrell / Garrut, Grenache / Garnacha
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste blackberry, violet, oak, smoke, toast, vanilla, black currant, dust and leather
Nose thyme, clove, cinnamon, black pepper, mint, vanilla, toast, smoke, tobacco, dark fruit and red fruit