Les Amandiers among the favorite wines of the Decanter
Olivia Mason, January 4, 2023
“Reviting reds of the Languedoc”
Tasty and satisfying are among the most common descriptors used by our judges at the Decanter World Wine Awards to describe the best Languedoc red wines in the south of France.
Languedoc AOP wines can be complex, revealing a host of tantalizing aromas and flavors to delve into, particularly from the region’s top appellations and named sub-zones such as Minervois La Livinière, La Clape or Corbières-Boutenac.
“We are always looking for harmony, balance, poise and subtlety; wines that embody that particular regional style with panache and style”
– Andrew Jefford, DWWA Co-Chair
Château Maris, The Almond Trees 2018
Notes of sweet vanilla follow intense aromas of minty cherry, as well as cedar wood and smoky oak. A rich, generous palate, with ripe blackberries and velvety tannins, and a dark chocolate finish. Alc 15%
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