Chateau de Saint Cosme Gigondas 2006

67% grenache, 20% syrah, 12% mourvedre and 1% cinsault.  A rather Australian style wine with an overt aroma of licorice.  Some length, but the tannins were a little rough with a slight heat on the palate.  14.5%av.  Ok.  83 points.
April 2, 2010

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