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Domaine Montirius Vacqueyras Le Clos 2012
Wine Advocate 91
I think a step up, yet still showing the forward, supple and soft underbelly that’s so common in the vintage, the 2012 Vacqueyras Le Clos is a 100% destemmed blend of equal parts Grenache and Syrah that spent two winters in cement tank prior to bottling. Big dark fruits, chocolate, ground herbs and earth all emerge from this medium to full-bodied, nicely structured and focused Vacqueyras. It too will be better in another ... read more
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Size:750mL (wine)
Closure:Cork
Store Item ID:#19675
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Wine Advocate 91
I think a step up, yet still showing the forward, supple and soft underbelly that’s so common in the vintage, the 2012 Vacqueyras Le Clos is a 100% destemmed blend of equal parts Grenache and Syrah that spent two winters in cement tank prior to bottling. Big dark fruits, chocolate, ground herbs and earth all emerge from this medium to full-bodied, nicely structured and focused Vacqueyras. It too will be better in another year or two, and have a decade of longevity.
About Domaine Montirius
Situated in the southern Rhône Valley, our 58 hectare domain with vine classifications in Vacqueyras, Gigondas and Côtes du Rhône has been converted to Bio-Dynamic culture since 1996.
Since then, we have enriched our range with our Cotes du Rhone our Vin de Pays du Vaucluse, all made from Biological and Biodynamic grapes.

The Montirius Domain
. The domain. For each wine its own parcel of vines with its particular characteristics
. The grape varieties. Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah
. The soil. 'Garrigues' or plain soil, blue marl clay, sand and sandstone
. The wine cellar. In harmony with the place and our wines, promoting their expression
. The water treatment station. An original, ecological and natural solution
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