Country: France Region: Languedoc
Varietal: 40% Carignano/Carignan , 40% Grenache/Garnacha, 20% Syrah/Shiraz
Producer: Chateau Fontareche
Château Fontarèche is one of the most historical estates in the Languedoc. It has been in the Mignard family since 1642 and is today owned by Jacques De Lamy. The estate is managed, however, by head winemaker Vincent Dubernet, whose father preceded him as consultant winemaker.
Tradition Rouge boasts an expressive red fruit character with notes of fresh Mediterranean herbs. The palate is structured around refined tannins and a fruity finish, supported by a fine minerality.
Food Matches: Duck / Game / Goat Cheese / Beef/ turkey