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Alicante Bouschet, Xavier Roger

XAVI015
Alicante Bouchet is an intriguing grape, being one of the very select grapes to yield red juice. Usually used as blending grape, it is rare to find varietal examples such as this, especially so perfectly balanced. Delicious!
Type:
Vintage:
2017
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Style:
N/A
ABV:
12%
Producer:
Country:
France
Body:
Soft, fruity and smooth
Drinking Window:
Drink now
Closure Type:
Screw Cap
£7.99
 

Xavier Roger

Mastering the nuances of Southern French varietals and combining traditional and modern winemaking techniques, Xavier Roger wines are a superb example of the quality that are now being produced in the South of France. Using the best parcels in the area, the quality of the range is truly outstanding and demonstrates the quality of wines that can be produced in this area of France.

Tasting Notes

Flavours of lovely red berries, violet and vanilla slightly spiced with black pepper, a lot of fruit in the juicy texture, a round smooth body and a nice finish.

Food Matches

Match with a stonebaked margherita pizza.