The AOC Bandol stretches over 1,480 ha concentrated in 8 villages in the Var: Bandol, Cadière-d’Azur, Beausset, Castellet, Saint Cyr sur mer, Sainte-Anne-d’Evenos, Sanary-sur-Mer and Ollioules. The Vin-de-Bandol covers in amphitheater of the Sainte-Baume massif up to the Mediterranean Sea in a sunny warm sea climate 3000 hours per year. The appellation produces red, white and rosé wines. Its reds are famous for coming mainly from Mourvèdre, the king of Bandol.
zParticularity of the appellation, this difficult and demanding variety is a true outward sign of nobility. It is associated with Grenache and Cinsault for a contribution in generosity and finesse. Star of the appellation, the Bandol red has a great character, powerful and racy, which is accompanied by accents of haven, undergrowth and leather. A complex and subtle blend that can be enjoyed young if one looks for power and generosity. This wine with great potential is surprising in every phase of growth. The Bandol rosés, structured and refined wines, are characterized by a variety of Mourvèdre, Cinsault and Grenache. Its color is full, slightly salmon, and like all rosés, they are tasted fresh. However, the presence of Mourvèdre in the grape makes this rosé can be appreciated young but also to the guard. As for the whites of the appellation, they are produced in small quantities from the grape varieties of Bourboulenc, Clairette and Uni blanc. The wines have complex aromas of white flowers, citrus fruits, orchard fruits or exotic fruits. Among the most famous wine estates,
12bouteilles.com offers the Château de Pibarnon, Vannières, Domaines Ott. The Château de Pibarnon comes in 3 colors. The red, a dense wine, both spicy, liquorice and fruity. Then the rosé with an incredible bouquet of red fruits, spiced up by some citrus fruits and light spices. And finally the white, a set of white flowers accompanied by vegetable and mineral notes. Château Vannières proposes its wines in 3 colors cultivated without the use of chemicals or synthesis in order to obtain a tasty grape.
Finally, the rosé, fruity on the palate reveals notes of toasted almonds and spices. As for the Ott estates, they produce on the Bandol appellation, the Chateau de Romassan, a powerful and greedy red wine with violet hints that reveals on the palate perfumes of morello cherry, peppery spice and blackcurrant. Finally, Château de Romassan offers a robust and lively rosé with notes of pink grapefruit and fleshy fruits.
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- Bandol - Provence - Rosé wine
Château Romassan 2020 Rosé "Coeur de Grain" is a reference among the Bandol wines made by the famous Domaines d'Ott, at Château Romassan. Cultivated in the greatest respect for the environment, the property does not use any chemical treatment or intensive production, only natural methods are used. Made from a blend of 58% Mourvèdre, 32% Cinsault, and 10%...
- Bandol - Provence - Rosé wine
Proposed in Magnum (1,5 liter) Château Romassan 2020 vintage Rosé Coeur de Grain is a reference among the Bandol wines made by the famous Domaines d'Ott, at Château Romassan in Provence. Available in Magnums for even more pleasure and tasting with friends, this reference Rosé is one of our favorite on the vintage. Made from a blend of 58% Mourvèdre, 32%...