Category Archives: Mourvèdre

Binet-Jacquet, reds from the south of France

French-Swedish wine merchant Caviste put on a tasting of some wine from  Domaine Binet-Jacquet. This is a producer located in the Faugères appellation in the south of France, in the Languedoc-Roussillon wine regin. When I blogged about last year’s release, I wrote a short description … Continue reading

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Faugères wines from Binet-Jacquet

I recently tasted some wines from Domaine Binet-Jacquet presented by French-Swedish wine merchant Caviste. This is a recently started wine producer, with 2006 as their first vintage. Some words on Faugères These wines are from the Faugères appellation, located approximately in the middle of Languedoc in … Continue reading

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Domaine du Joncier in Lirac

I recently tried three red wines from Domaine du Joncier, located in the Lirac appellation of southern Rhône. All three are blends, but with one dominant variety each: Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. A common feature of the wines is that they are produced with no … Continue reading

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