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APPELLATION

Vin de Pays d'Oc

GRAPE VARIETIES

42% Grenache, 23% Syrah, 18% Mourvèdre, 17% Cinsault

WINEMAKERS

Jean-Claude Mas

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BACKGROUND

Jean-Claude Mas, independent winemaker, fourth generation grape grower, first generation winemaker and owner of Domaines Paul Mas, is a leader in fine winemaking in the Languedoc region of the South of France. Since taking the helm of the family winery in 2000, he has prioritized sourcing the highest quality grapes from twelve privately owned estates and premier growers in the Languedoc to make wines of authenticity and refinement. The result is a collection of magnificently charming wines that burst forward with the warmth and stunning beauty of the Languedoc. Named after the original Mas family home, Château Paul Mas and Paul Mas Estate wines showcase the terroir, complexity and style of Languedoc estate superior winemaking.

WINEMAKING & VINTAGE NOTES

Soil type: Clay and limestone with gravel. Mediterranean climate. Destemming. Each grape is vinified separated and then blended. Fermentation for two weeks at 63°F. The wine is aged on lees with regular stirring for 40 days in new covered concrete vats. During the process, special attention is paid to maintaining the fruit expression and concentration with regular pumping over.

TASTING NOTES

Pale pink with cherry, red berries and tropical notes. Elegant, fruity, smooth, very fresh with a persistent length. Serve at 50–54°F with seafood, shellfish, salmon, pork, grilled meats, salads, light cheeses. The perfect summer wine!

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