Like many others the red Mourvedre grape is know by other names like Monastrell in Spain and Mataro in Australia and California. Mourvedre wine is usually blended with other grapes because it is high in tannin and can be a bit harsh. However we see more examples of standalone Monastrell wines from Spain all the time. In France Mourvedre is often blended into wines from the Southern Rhone like Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Cotes du Rhone to improve color and structure. Wherever they are from you should buy Mourvedre wines at the Ultimate Wine Shop.
Bright ruby in the glass. Fresh berry aromas layered with subtle spice and smoky notes. Light to medium bodied with young juicy berry flavors, fine integrated oak and smooth tannins. A beautifully balanced wine with a soft finish.
Bright salmon pink color with strawberry and rose notes. Red berries on the palate with an elegant fresh finish. The ideal wine to drink with tapenade, grilled chicken, fish or lamb with herbs. Also pairs well with Fairview goat’s... Read More