The 2017 La Clape Classique, a blend of 40% Grenache, 40% Syrah and 20% Mourvèdre, features attractive aromas of mixed berries, ranging from raspberries and blueberries through to blackberries and mulberries. It also shows some herbal notes suggestive of the local flora, including hints of pine resin and rosemary. It's medium to full-bodied, with supple tannins, ample concentration and a silky finish. For under $20, it's a terrific value.
Deep red colour with black highlights.The aroma evokes ripe red and black fruits such as blackcurrant and also pepper and liquorice. Smooth, fruity and balanced wine, structured by delicate and silky tannins.