Domaine Houchart Red 2013, Ac Côtes De Provence

Red Blend Red Blend
Languedoc-Roussillon, France

$13.25 (438614)

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February 06, 2016

Critic Reviews (4)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Multinational blend with Cabernet Sauvignon joining the southern French revolution. Modish purple juice with fruit as...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A typical Provençal red blend of grenache, cabernet sauvignon, carignan and syrah from near Aix-en-Provence,...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A very fun, juicy Provencal red dominated by the region's grape of choice, grenache. There is a touch of cabernet...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a simple, pretty and nicely balanced red, but lacks some depth. Somewhat candied, floral aromas of...

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Community Reviews (2)

winingwithmel
winingwithmel

This incredibly versatile red goes well from anything from beef stew to salty asian-inspired dishes. It is easy to drink on its own as well. Medium-bodied, good acidity, cherry, blackberry, black currant, plum and a hint of cedar and licorice. Smooth and soft.

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It's only wine but I like it
It's only wine but I like it

I found this to be lean and somewhat lacking in fruit. Simple, forgettable. A bit disappointing. An off-bottle? Tasted Feb 2016.

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