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Gerard Bertrand Tautavel Grand Terroir 2007

Rhone Red Blends from Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Price: $19.00 $14.99
Save $4.01 (21%)
Item No. 108399
  • WS91
Style: Big & Bold

Wine Style Guide

Light & Fruity

Red wines that are more fruit-forward and lighter in tannin and body.

Smooth & Supple

Medium bodied reds that go down easy, with smooth tannins and supple fruit.

Earthy & Spicy

Wines where earthy and/or spicy dominate the flavors – typically medium to full body.

Big & Bold

Full bodied wines that have concentrated fruit and are higher in alcohol and/or tannins. Some need age.

Alcohol By Volume: 14.2%

Alcohol By Volume Guide

  • 10%
  • 16+%
Most wine ranges from 10-16% alcohol by volume. Some varietals tend to have higher (for example Zinfandel and Cabernet Sauvignon) or lower alcohol levels (Pinot Noir and many white varietals), but there is always some variation from producer to producer. Some wine falls outside of this range, for instance Port weighs in closer to 20%, while Muscat and Riesling are usually a bit below 10%.
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Winemaker's Notes

Wine Enthusiast's 2011 Wine Star Award Winner: European Winery of the Year

Blend: 50% Grenache - 35% Syrah – 15% Carignan

Tautavel produces a wine with exceptional style and a bouquet of ripe fruit (blackcurrants, blackberries), crystallized fruit and spices. The wine offers depth on the palate and a pleasant sweetness ccompanied by ripe tannins with spices lingering on the finish.

Critical Acclaim

"Very pure-tasting and powerful, with unctuous flavors of dark plum, mincemeat, raspberry ganache and black olive. There's lots of dark chocolate and espresso notes on the muscular finish. Drink now through 2015."
91 Points

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Rating:
(11/10/2011)
Style: Smooth & Supple
Pair with: Chocolate
Wow, loved this wine! Smooth and creamy on the palate. Rich, dark fruits and vanilla. Very well balanced.
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Rating:
(12/29/2011)
Style: Big & Bold
Very good wine. Smooth, great nose. Nice after-taste with a hint of blackberries.
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Rating:
(6/30/2011)
Style: Light & Fruity
Wonderful.lively and great for hot summer happy hours. loved it
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Rating:
(1/3/2012)
Style: Smooth & Supple
Very smooth. Light tannins. Berry fruit on the nose. Chocolate and coffee first taste. Strong alcohol smell when first opened but decanting for a couple hours did wonders for that and smoothed out the edges.
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(2/3/2012)
Loved this wine! Update* I have since bought three more bottles, and have to say this is one of favorite wines of the past year.
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Jrize - Tampa, FL (read all my reviews)

Rating:
(12/23/2011)
Style: Big & Bold
Had with T-giving dinner with my parents 2011. They all enjoyed. Bold flavor
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Rating:
(12/8/2011)
Style: Big & Bold
Delicious from the start. Dark black fruit with lovely herbal overtones. Dust early which dissolved into the soft tannins. Bittersweet chocolate melding with olive tapenade. Wonderful with stuffed mushrooms and bacon wrapped scallops.
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Rating:
(12/14/2011)
Style: Light & Fruity
not bad for the price, but a bit too simplistically round & fruity for me. some light tannins in the very back on the finish - perhaps if they were more in the forefront I could be behind this one a little more.
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Rating:
(11/23/2011)
I was unimpressed.
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(12/7/2011)
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(10/4/2011)
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(1/2/2012)
Style: Smooth & Supple
Pair with: Meat
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Gerard Bertrand was born and raised in the South of France. Making wine with his father, Georges, since the age of 10, Gerard Bertrand offers the full range and diversity of wines from the region - red, white, rose, varietal, appellation, estate, still, sparkling, and dessert. Every wine evokes the image and emotions from the South of France; Art de Vivre - the art of life....

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Learn About Languedoc-Roussillon

(LAHN-guh-dock) (ROO-see-yohn) For being in a country that is known for wine regulations, the Languedoc enjoys a great amount of freedom in its winemaking. With over 700,000 acres under vine, some of the most exciting and best value wines of are coming from this enormous and diverse wine region. Some refer to it as the new world of France. The region stretches along the land...

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Learn About Rhone Red Blends

The Rhone region of France has a delightful selection of red varieties. There are 22 grapes allowed in the Rhone AOC, about half of them red. Most of these varieties are used as secondary blending partners, often comprising less than 10% of the blend. The primary red players of Rhone blends are Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre. Most wines from the Southern Rhone use Grenache as their...

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