French red wine values tasted in 2014
The selected French bottlings have given me much pleasure for the price. I have purchased them again for personal consumption. I would consider doing so even with a 50 percent mark-up. (My criteria are explained here.)
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The below wines were tasted in France, in 2014 (between April and December).
Pays - Domaine de la Pépière - La Pépie - Côt
2013 - USD 8.6 - served a bit cool : a better replacement to rosé - redcurrant - redcurrant, lean but not stiff, firm
Corbières - Magali & Dominique Terrier - Domaine des 2 Ânes - Premiers Pas
2013 - USD 12 - red fruit (carignan varietal) - red fruit, dense but juicy, supple, frank
Saint chinian - Jean-Marie Rimbert - Les Travers de Marceau
2012 - USD 13 -
Vin de pays de l'Ardèche - Antonin Azzoni - Le Raisin et l'ange - Hommage à Robert
2013 - USD 13 - blackberry, tiny beads of gaz, balanced
Vin de France - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - Le Vin des amis
2013 - USD 14 -
Vin de France - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - Classe
2013 - USD 15 -
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