2016 Gerard Bertrand L'Hospitalet Grand Vin La Clape

2016 Gerard Bertrand L'Hospitalet Grand Vin La Clape

93 Points John Caro
2016 Gerard Bertrand L'Hospitalet Grand Vin La Clape
93 Points John Caro

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A premium Syrah-led wine from top vineyards of La Clape in Southern France. This is Bertrand's Grand Vin from the L'Hospitalet estate, situated on the La Clape massif between Narbone and the Mediterranean. Here ideal conditions for viticulture have produced a rich and ripe, structured Syrah blend that will decant beautifully or cellar for years. Top stuff for lovers of the South.

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$49.99 in mixed 6+ or $55.99 per bottle



Syrah, Grenache and Mourvedre

Its Origins

Wine Enthusiast named his winery Europe’s best in 2011, but Gerard Bertrand began as a rugby player representing France and Narbonne. It wasn’t until the early death of his father that he returned to take the reigns of the family operation, Domaine de Villemajou in Boutenac, Corbieres. He soon identified the potential of the Languedoc-Roussillon to produce rich yet bright, modern wines suited to world market trends and from there began acquiring labels and properties across the region. Balancing an organic and increasingly biodynamic viticulture with an evangelical zeal for exporting his Mediterranean ‘Art de Vivre’, Gerard Bertrand has quickly become one of the most important champions of that which epitomises Southern French wine of today: superb quality in quantity.

What The Critics Say

Winemaker notes on current vintage

"The colour is a brilliant ruby red. The bouquet is intense and dominated by spice and red fruit scents (strawberry). The palate reveals fine, silky tannins highlighting the fruity freshness of this wine. Fleshy, harmonious and elegantly-structured, this wine can be enjoyed right away or laid down to reveal all its promise in the future. Served at 16°C."

Stats & Food Matching

  • Variety

    Grenache Syrah Mourvedre Blend

  • Colour


  • Region


  • Closure


  • Volume


  • Maturity

    2018 - 2025

This Wine Goes Well With

with GAME
with LAMB



Delivery & Returns

We deliver throughout New Zealand and to some locations overseas. Our deliveries are made by trusted third party carriers. For further details on prices and delivery options please go to DELIVERY INFORMATION section of our site.

If for any reason you are not entirely happy with your order or you suspect that they may be affected by a quality issue, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will remedy the problem straight away. Contact us on 0800 422 767.


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