Fat bastard Shiraz is a fine example of our long term partnerships with our growers throughout the Occitaine region as well as our deep knowledge of the area's unique climate conditions. Through many years of producing Fat bastard Shiraz, we have come to recognize and appreciate the best parcels and growers in the area.
Fat bastard Syrah
FAT bastard Syrah is sourced from vineyards in the Minervois and Pézenas areas near the picturesque, fortified city of Carcassonne in Languedoc-Roussillon. These vineyards present optimal conditions for Syrah vines due to the stony soil and impeccable microclimate that come together to yield mature grapes with a high concentration of color and aromas.
Dark ruby in color with vibrant purple reflections. The nose displays a spicy, yet fresh profile containing tinges of olive, clove and sweet blueberry while the palate exhibits a robust body and invigorating flavors of paprika, tobacco, and peony.
A perfect match with smoked Gouda, baby-back ribs, and any dishes with a spicy kick!
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