Chateau Pesquie Terrasses 2021
|France, Rhone, Cotes du Ventoux
The Terrasses cuvees are, for each colour, blends of different soils and varietals present throughout the estate. They reflect the balance and generosity of the terroir to which the cool climate of Mont Ventoux brings identity and coherence. Color: deep ruby color. Intense nose with spicy notes (especially black pepper) and red berries. this very balanced wine offers very round tannins and fresh berries aromas, with some floral and spicy flavors.
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Ripe, but with a breezy edge as damson plum and bitter cherry notes glide through, laced with underlying mineral and floral details. Light kiss of toast on the finish. Grenache and Syrah. Drink now through 2023. 20,000 cases made, 5,000 cases imported.
A great value in just about every vintage, the 2020 Ventoux Terrasses from Pesquié offers solid notes of ripe black cherry fruits as well as some peppery, herbal, earthy nuances, medium-bodied richness, ripe yet firmer tannins, and a good finish. It's going to keep for a decade.