La Sorga - 2018 Tireur des Litres

2018 Tireur des Litres

Variety
Multi-Varietal
Region
Languedoc-Rousillon, France
Abv
13.5%
Volume
750ml

Many fruits from the Languedoc; Cabernet Franc, Cariñena, Gamay, Garnacha Tinta, Merlot and finally, Syrah. Aged in clay it speaks of tumultuous berries, opium dens, pine needles and sage. A wild one. For sure. Antony Tortul is a négociant, he buys grapes from various vine-growers in different regions of the Languedoc (and beyond) and vinifies in his cellar in Béziers. Unlike a lot of people who buy fruit and do not look after their own, he is incredibly fastidious in who he works with and wh...Read More...

Many fruits from the Languedoc; Cabernet Franc, Cariñena, Gamay, Garnacha Tinta, Merlot and finally, Syrah. Aged in clay it speaks of tumultuous berries, opium dens, pine needles and sage. A wild one. For sure. Antony Tortul is a négociant, he buys grapes from various vine-growers in different regions of the Languedoc (and beyond) and vinifies in his cellar in Béziers. Unlike a lot of people who buy fruit and do not look after their own, he is incredibly fastidious in who he works with and why, prioritising terroir and organic/biodynamic viticulture. He works with around 40 different vineyards of different terroirs, grape varieties and ages of vine (between 40 and 110), making well, a LOT of different wines. The pursuit of freedom of expression is evident in them all.

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