Syrah - Fazioli - La Mascaronne

£18.90

Red Wine

Mascaronne

 2016

REGION:

Chateau la Mascaronne is located in Le Luc - Provence - France, approximately 30km from the Mediterranean coast.

GRAPE VARIETY / METHOD:

Syrah | Cabernet Sauvignon

Fazioli is made mainly of Syrah grapes, but also some Cabernet Sauvignon. The grapes are handpicked and the philosophy of the winery is to limit the production (40 hectoliter / hectare) and only produce wine of the best grapes. The agriculture is currently in transition to organic farming.

COLOUR :

Dark Ruby Red

NOSE:

Hints of red berries, fresh pepper, undervegetation and tobacco

PALATE:

The taste is fruity and concentrated, round with soft tannins. The finish is long with hints of spices. 

WINE MAKER:

The owner Tom Bove from Indiana USA is also know to be the person who sold his Chateau Miraval to the couple Brad Pitt /  Angelina Jolie. Today with the deliberately limited production and focus on quality Tom Love puts all his energy into Chateau la Mascaronne.

FOOD PAIRING:

Beef wellington, spice foods, mature cheeses.