Château d'Oupia - 2021 - Les Hérétiques - 750 ml.
Region: Languedoc Roussillon
Varietal: Red Rhone Blend
Vintage: 2021 - Size: 750 ml. - Type: Red
90% Carignan/10% Syrah - making this the ideal bistro wine. Dark, ruby-colored, the wine is wonderfully clean and pure, with an exuberant personality, and gobs of rich, peppery, red and black fruit.
Château d'Oupia is a winery located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France, known for producing high-quality wines that reflect the unique terroir of the region. The 2021 Les Hérétiques is a red wine made from the Carignan grape variety, which is grown extensively in the Languedoc region.
The 2021 vintage was a good year for Carignan in the region, with mild temperatures and even ripening leading to balanced and flavorful grapes. The resulting wine is a medium-bodied Carignan with aromas of dark cherry, blackberry, and a hint of spice. On the palate, it offers flavors of black cherry, plum, and a touch of earthiness, with a smooth and supple texture.
The wine has been aged in stainless steel tanks, which allows the pure fruit flavors to shine through. It has an alcohol content of 12.5% and is best served at around 60-65°F. This wine would pair well with a variety of dishes such as roasted meats, stews, and hearty vegetarian cuisine. It is also a great wine to enjoy on its own as a sipping wine. The Les Hérétiques is a popular wine among wine lovers who are looking for an affordable and high-quality red wine from the Languedoc region.