Paul Mas Estate
Côteaux du Languedoc
35% Grenache, 35% Syrah, 30% Mourvèdre
Jean-Claude Mas, independent winemaker, fourth generation grape grower, first generation winemaker and owner of Domaines Paul Mas, is a leader in fine winemaking in the Languedoc region of the South of France. Since taking the helm of the family winery in 2000, he has prioritized sourcing the highest quality grapes from twelve privately owned estates and premier growers in the Languedoc to make wines of authenticity and refinement. The result is a collection of magnificently charming wines that burst forward with the warmth and stunning beauty of the Languedoc. Named after the original Mas family home, Château Paul Mas and Paul Mas Estate wines showcase the terroir, complexity and style of Languedoc estate superior winemaking.WINEMAKING & VINTAGE NOTES
Les Cés vineyard is located in the upper Hérault Valley. Protected by the Cévennes mountains, it enjoys a unique pebble soil and optimum rainfall level. The result is an aromatic character with intense and complex flavors, and velvety tannins. 20% of the wine has been aged in oak barrels for six months.TASTING NOTES
Intense deep purple color with purple tints. At first intense blackberry note followed by truffle and mocha notes. Violette and floral flavors are adding to the complexity of the wine. Full bodied, opulent with velvety tannins. Blackcurrant flavors on the middle palate, licorice flavors on the finish. Long and soft finish. Will go well with beef stews, game, grilled red meat, pasta Bolognese, medium flavored and hard cheeses.