Chateau de Figuières
tempus - Rouge - 2017

Languedoc, La Clape

Chateau de Figuières - tempus - Rouge - 2017

Garnet colour with ruby tints. Opulent, typically Languedoc nose with aromas of garrigue, especially rosemary. A slight salinity emerges and reminds us of the terroir of La Clape. In addition, the wine exhales beautiful spicy aromas and ripe fruits, such as plum and blackberry. This nose is supported by an animal structure with leathery notes. Round mouth with a fine and measured expression. The tannins provide a structure with a fine and straightforward grain. The aromas of the nose are frankly found, their expression always supported by a minerality and salinity specific to the terroir. To these are added charming floral aromas, dried violets and black pepper. Of good length, the tasting concludes with smoky notes and caramel aromas.

The word of the Winemaker, :

TEMPUS, for the moment of the INITIATION, to the place and its wines. This moment when everything stops, in front of a bucolic, abrupt and sensual painting, in the heart of the garrigue. You contemplate in silence, at the foot of one of the fig trees, this nature preserved and isolated from the main noisy roads. Tempus....

Contenance : 75cL - Contenant : Bouteille - Système de fermeture : Bouchon en liège
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Wine information

  • Domain : Chateau de Figuières
  • Year : 2017
  • Region : Languedoc
  • Appellation : La Clape
  • Classifications : Traditionnel - Agriculture Traditionnelle / Conventionnelle - Sans certification
  • Alcoholic degree : 13.5%
  • Grape : 40% grenache 30% syrah 20% carignan 10 mourvedre
  • Soil : coteaux marno-calcaires


When ?

a moment of contemplation to be served between 16 and 18°c and enjoyed for the next 5 years.

How ?

7 o'clock lamb, beef in sauce, Iberian sausage (something fine and assertive)

The Wine Estate

"A unique place, 70 hectares in one piece, at the top of La Clape". 150 metres above sea level, a maritime influence - the sea is 5 kilometres away, behind a rocky bar -; a blue side dominating with the ponds, Bages, Gruissan; and a large plateau, with the scent of garrigue and the colours of limestone. "The estate has always existed, but after the phylloxera, the vines became grazing land for the sheep". Until ...



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