Grenache Shiraz Mouvedre

G.S.M. as it affectionately known. This blend originated from those used in some Southern Rhône wines, including Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Grenache is the lightest of the three grapes, producing a pale red juice with soft berry scents and a bit of spiciness. As a blending component, it contributes alcohol, warmth and fruitiness without added tannins. Shiraz can contribute full-bodied, fleshy flavours of black fruits and pepper. It adds colour, backbone and tannins and provides the sense of balance such blends require. Mourvèdre contributes elegance, structure and acidity to the blend, producing flavours of sweet plums, roasted game and hints of tobacco.

Chateauneuf Du Pape Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 1999
Vieux Telegraphe
Chateauneuf Du Pape Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 1999
Châteauneuf Du Pape Vieux Télégraphe 'La Crau' 1999  A classic Châteauneuf blend of around two thirds Grenache and the balance Syrah and Mourvedre.  'Very sweet and thick and dense. With some quite dry tannins and...
£49.00
Chateauneuf Du Pape Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2009
Vieux Telegraphe
Chateauneuf Du Pape Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2009
Châteauneuf Du Pape Vieux Télégraphe 'La Crau' 2009  A classic Châteauneuf blend of around two thirds Grenache and the balance Syrah and Mourvedre.  Dense ruby/purple-tinged with an exquisite nose of salty sea...
£54.00
Gigondas Guigal 2013
E.Guigal
Gigondas Guigal 2013
Gigondas E. Guigal 2013 , Southern Rhone, France    Grape variety, 70% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 10% Mourvèdre, aged for 2 years in oak foudres, of which 50% is new oak.   Purple in colour with an intense nose...
£24.99
Kilikanoon Killerman's Run GSM 2013
Kilikanoon
Kilikanoon Killerman's Run GSM 2013
Kilikanoon Killerman's Run GSM, Clare Valley, South Australia,  2013  50% Grenache 40% Shiraz 10% Mataro with sixteen months’ maturation in new and seasoned French oak hogsheads and bottled unfiltered.  Dark ruby in colour with...
£14.99
Penfolds Bin 138 SGM 2013
Penfolds Winery
Penfolds Bin 138 SGM 2013
Penfolds Bin 138 SGM 2013  A blend of Shiraz, Grenache and Mataro with 12 months in seasoned American oak hogsheads  Full-bodied, supporting a generous and flavoursome mid-palate. Subtle chocolate powder, malt and brambly notes coerce...
£27.00