It gives powerful, full-bodied, full-bodied and fruity, slightly astringent red wines. As they age, the wines become very aromatic. The old vinesofCôtes du Roussillon and Côtes Catalanes offer some splendid cuvées to discover.
Aromas Black fruits: Blackcurrant, blueberry Aging in wood: vanilla, cinnamon, tobacco, liquorice, undergrowth, mushrooms, garrigue, bay leaf, rosemary
Key appellations Côtes du Roussillon, < strong>Côtes Catalanes, Faugères, Corbières, Corbières-Boutenac, Coteaux du Languedoc, < strong>Minervois, etc.