2016 Domaine Lafran-Veyrolles Cuvée Speciale Rouge
95% Mourvèdre, 5% Grenache
Domaine Lafran-Veyrolles dates to 1405 and has been owned by the same family since 1651. The Ferec-Jouvé ancestors have been tending the same acreage and vineyards where their famous Mourvèdre, Ugni Blanc and Clairette grapes have been grown for four centuries. In Bandol, the beautiful coastal village near the Cote d’Azur, Mourvèdre is grape that is king creating wines of power and elegance. The wines from this 20 acre estate are made by Jean-Michel Castel.