Author: Wine + Market

wine: Domaines Ott* “les Domaniers” grapes: 65% Grenache, 25% Cinsault, 10% Syrah appellation: Côtes de Provence winery history Provence’s legendary Domaine Ott was founded in 1912 by Alsatian engineer Marcel Ott. Over the decades the domaine spread to include three estates: Château de Selle, Clos Mireille and Château Romassan....

winery: Kangarilla Road “Alluvial Fans” Shiraz region/G.I.*: McLaren Vale, Australia (In Australia, wine regions are denote as Geographical Indications, or G.I., similar to AVA’s (American Viticultural Area) in the United States and AOP’s (Appellation d’Origine Protégée) in France.) A couple weeks ago, I had the pleasure of...

region/G.I.*: McLaren Vale, Australia (In Australia, wine regions are denote as Geographical Indications, or G.I., similar to AVA’s (American Viticultural Area) in the United States and AOP’s (Apellation d’Origine Protégée) in France.) A couple weeks ago, I had the pleasure of meeting Kevin O’Brien, owner and winemaker...