Dourthe La Grande Cuvee Rouge 2018
Dourthe La Grande Cuv e red 2018 is deep, dark, ruby-red. Complex aromatics allying notes of ripe fruits such as Morello cherries and figs with hints of toast. Initially rounded, the wine reveals remarkable elegance on the mid-palate, together with noticeable, yet perfectly measured and integrated tannins on the finish. This is a classic exemplar from a vintage which while hot, is not lacking in poise. Blend: 69% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot, 1% Malbec An attractive, fruity and delicious red with plum and currant character. Medium body. Fine tannins. Delicious finish.