One in our high French reds Contents: 12x Cabalié Cuvée Vieilles Vignes Parker-rated winemaker Hervé Sabardeil has been producing this enormous, mature Catalan pink, the unique Cabalié, for 15 years now. He included the outdated vine version in 2012, originally as a one off, but it was so stylish we insisted that he did it once again. Hervé resources the grapes from precisely the same slate soils of Maury within the Roussillon, a town the set the winemaking heritage dates again to the 2nd century BC. The vines are 60 to 100 years dated, so yields are minute — roughly half that for a fancy claret. This really provides to the depth and ability of the wine. Made from Grenache with a huge part of spicy black fruit Carignan, this may be an extremely effective pink, weightier than the unique. It is supreme with garlic roasted lamb, rich stews or hard cheeses. One take a look at the internet opinions for any of these reds will present you manners well-loved they are. Mighty Cabalié is just one among our greatest beloved’BIG reds’ and this newest outdated vine model has much more of a swagger. Critically intense Carignan delivers a lift of inky dark fruit into gentle, spicy Grenache with this stonking, velvety, southern French pink.