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Prieuré Sainte Marie d'Albas 4 Saisons 2020 Corbières

(Code: ALBAS/4S/20)
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Prieuré Sainte Marie d'Albas 4 Saisons 2020 Corbières
Vintage
2020
Region Corbières - Montagne d'Alaric
Colour/Style Dry red - medium to full bodied, aged in vat
Grapes 40% Carignan, 30% Grenache, 30% Syrah
Alcohol (a.b.v)
13.5%
Food Pizza, pasta, grilled/roasted veg and red meats
Next day 
Still fine
Drink Now, or to 2026 and beyond
Medium-dark, limpid cherry/purple colour, fading to a narrow rim. As with previous vintages of this cuvée, this shows genuine aromatic complexity, with a nose of red and black summer fruits, garrigue herbs, freshly-baked bread, damp undergrowth and peppery spice. The palate is crammed full of youthful, spice-laden red and black cherry and berry flavours, with subtle notes of orange peel and peppermint, wrapped around a core of ripe, gently rustic tannins and tangy cherry skin acidity. The finish is at the same time cool and minty, yet warming and spicy - and really quite persistent. It is wonderfully fruity, tangy, sweet-sour.... and absolutely delicious!