Grenache, Syrah, MourvedreCôtes du Rhône, France
$9.99 -- Wine Merchants, Durham, NC
Color: Medium red
Nose: Spicy berries, a little heat
Back: Meaty; something smoky
Burns clean?: Yes
This is a tasty wine; it's a good deal at the sale price above. It's tout French weirdness, fruit and spice, great with all kinds of food. It didn't go all the way in and get me, but if you like Côtes du Rhône, it's certainly one you should try.