Chateau-Pegau Côtes du Rhône Cuvée Maclura 2017
|Region||France, Rhone, Cotes du Rhone|
A blend of 60% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 10% Mourvèdre and 5% Cinsault, the 2017 Cotes du Rhone Cuvee Maclura is a dark-fruited wine loaded with scents of black olives, cracked pepper and espresso. Sturdy and savory in character, it's medium to full-bodied, admirably concentrated and intense, with a dose of dusty tannins on the finish.
Readers looking for a mouthfilling, Provençal Côtes du Rhône should check out the 2017 Côtes Du Rhône Maclura. Loaded with ripe black cherry and currant fruits, notes of peppery garrigue and iron, medium-bodied richness, and a chewy, satisfying texture, it's ideal for enjoying over the coming 4-6 years or more.