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 de Pape Vieux Telegramme, Southern Rhone, France 2017
H Brunier Fils
Chateauneuf de Pape Vieux Telegramme 2017
Chateauneuf de Pape Vieux Telegramme, Southern Rhone, France 2017 80% Grenache - 10% Syrah - 6% Mourvèdre - 4% Cinsault. In vats for 10 months, then in foudres for a further 6 months or so. Bottled after slight filtration at 15-16 months.A...
£32.00
Chateauneuf Du Pape Les Galets 2017
Galets de la Berthaude
Chateauneuf Du Pape Les Galets 2017
Chateauneuf Du Pape Les Galets de la Berthaude 2017, Southern Rhone, France    Grape variety, Grenache, Syrah, Mouvedre  A lighter style of Châteauneuf, though still full bodied with ripe fruit and herby, spicy, brambly notes and a...
£23.75
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
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