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Château Gigognan

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2021
88
Medium-bodied, soft, forward, and fresh, the red fruits on the palate come with a distinctive green edge to the berries in the mid-palate, and in the finish. The wine is made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah, and 10% Mourvedre. Drink from 2024-2028.

Medium-bodied, soft, forward, and fresh, the red fruits on the palate come with a distinctive green edge to the berries in the mid-palate, and in the finish. The wine is made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah, and 10% Mourvedre. Drink from 2024-2028.

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2021
90
Smoky in character, the wine moves to its red berry ,and herbal on the palate, carrying that theme through to its cherry filled endnotes. The wine is made from a Grenache dominated blend along with various amounts of 13 different, AOC allowable grape varietals. Drink from 2024-2030.

Smoky in character, the wine moves to its red berry ,and herbal on the palate, carrying that theme through to its cherry filled endnotes. The wine is made from a Grenache dominated blend along with various amounts of 13 different, AOC allowable grape varietals. Drink from 2024-2030.

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2018
88
Flowers and spice join all the herbs, red fruits and smoked meat character. Fresh, round and medium-bodied, with a peppery, red berry, herb and green olive finish.

Flowers and spice join all the herbs, red fruits and smoked meat character. Fresh, round and medium-bodied, with a peppery, red berry, herb and green olive finish.

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2016
92
Strong garrigue, herb and olive notes with salinty and peppery red fruits are out in front before you find the ripe, dark red fruits. Those characteristics carry through from start to finish. The wine is made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre.

Strong garrigue, herb and olive notes with salinty and peppery red fruits are out in front before you find the ripe, dark red fruits. Those characteristics carry through from start to finish. The wine is made from 60% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre.

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2016
94
Flowers, herbs, kirsch, black raspberry and licorice need little effort to find their way from your glass. On the palate, the rich wine is luscious, polished soft and fresh. There is concentration, energy and a nice saltiness in the fruity, plush finish. The super wine is created from 100% old vine Grenache.

Flowers, herbs, kirsch, black raspberry and licorice need little effort to find their way from your glass. On the palate, the rich wine is luscious, polished soft and fresh. There is concentration, energy and a nice saltiness in the fruity, plush finish. The super wine is created from 100% old vine Grenache.

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2015
90
Ripe juicy black cherries and spice notes, soft, tannins and a core of sweet, red berries are what you find from start to finish in this already, tasty wine. The wine is made from 70% Grenache and 30% Syrah.

Ripe juicy black cherries and spice notes, soft, tannins and a core of sweet, red berries are what you find from start to finish in this already, tasty wine. The wine is made from 70% Grenache and 30% Syrah.

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2015
92
Medium bodied, fresh, spicy and delivering a liberal dose of Provencal herbs that only add to the fresh, sweet, ripe, red berries and kirsch that make up the wine. The wine is created from blending 80% Grenache and 20% Syrah.

Medium bodied, fresh, spicy and delivering a liberal dose of Provencal herbs that only add to the fresh, sweet, ripe, red berries and kirsch that make up the wine. The wine is created from blending 80% Grenache and 20% Syrah.

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2012
90
Spicy, candied red berries, polished silky textures and freshness leaves a solid impression. Made from a blend of 90% Grenache, 5% Mourvedre and 5% Syrah, the wine reached 14.5% ABV.

Spicy, candied red berries, polished silky textures and freshness leaves a solid impression. Made from a blend of 90% Grenache, 5% Mourvedre and 5% Syrah, the wine reached 14.5% ABV.

1,423 Views   Tasted
2012
88
Ripe black raspberries with an array of spices, freshness with a peppery finish in an early drinking style.

Ripe black raspberries with an array of spices, freshness with a peppery finish in an early drinking style.

2,405 Views   Tasted
2010
90
Forward in style, this lush, juicy, sweet, kirsch filled wine delivers a lot of bang for the buck, especially when you consider it comes from Grenache vines that are more than 100 years of age.

Forward in style, this lush, juicy, sweet, kirsch filled wine delivers a lot of bang for the buck, especially when you consider it comes from Grenache vines that are more than 100 years of age.

1,357 Views   Tasted
2009
90
Already fun to drink, with its supple textured, kirsch, earth, jam, thyme and garrigue profile.

Already fun to drink, with its supple textured, kirsch, earth, jam, thyme and garrigue profile.

2,255 Views   Tasted