Banyuls

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  • ban-yuhls

One of France's most important sweet, fortified Vin Doux Naturel wines made primarily of Grenache and/or Grenache Blanc grapes with 6 official styles.

Dessert

Primary Flavors

  • Stewed Strawberry

  • Baked Prunes

  • Earth

  • Dark Chocolate

  • Mint

Taste Profile

  • Body: Full
  • Sweetness: Very-Sweet
  • Tannin: Medium-High
  • Acidity: Medium
  • Alcohol: Over 15% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Room (60–68°F)
  • Glass TypeDessert
  • Decant No
  • Ageability10+ years
  • Avg Price $30.00

Food Pairing

The red or "rouge" styles of Banyuls including those labeled "Traditionelle," "Rimage," and "Hors Age" pair exceptionally well with chocolate!

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