This is among the oldest estates in the commune, being on the site of a Roman villa, the occupants of which very likely made their own wine hereabouts. The Barruol family bought the estate (which was first documented in 1416) in 1570. Currrent incumbent Louis Barruol works 15 hectares of old vines and, since 1997, has also had a negociant business.
Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £736.07
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"the robe is still very dark. Woe – the nose has a lovely rounded appeal, is sleek, glistening and expressive. There are airs of licorice, thyme, pepper – there is a real terroir speech in the glass. This is elegant, properly classy wine. It has floral, nice tubby features, is still very young, has grace and length, and channels into a direct run of dark fruit with menthol notes. Very good, very stylish." John Livingstone-Learmonth
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