Rose only

Château du Ségriès, Tavel 2007 The ’06 was a solid, fruity wine and the 07 repeats that performance. The nose is clean and full of red fruits. The mouth is full-bodied and a little warm. You also get a sense of red wine with a bit of grip on the palate. The grapes are 50% Grenache, 30% Cinsault, 15% Clairette, 5% Syrah, avg vine age 30 yrs, saignée. Mis au chateau Henri de Lanzac proprietaire a Tavel where they have 7 hectares in the appellation as well as property in Lirac. Segries in provencal means water spring: Lanzac is cousin of Mordoree owner Delorme. 14% $14.99 at Bottle Barn

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Ray Johnson is the Executive Director of the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. He writes about food and wine, his travels and the business of wine. He makes his home in Sonoma County, California.
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