Cuvee des Fees Chateau Cazal Viel 2008
Predominantly Syrah. The mythical fairies of Cazal Viel give their name to this premium unoaked cuvee. Full of rich, ripe berry fruits, the wine has a complex character and great depth. It is crafted by Henri Miquel, the Syrah specialist of the Languedoc. Delicious now, but will develop well for up to 7 years.
Henri Miquel took over his family’s estate in 1980 and has been turning out stupendous wine and especially Syrah ever since. This “baby” Cote Rotie blend of Syrah with just a hint of Viognier is loaded with meaty Syrah fruit, but the Viognier adds a touch of refinement. A perfect everyday red