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The best wines to enjoy during lockdown

1 month ago   |   By The Spectator

2018 La Vieille Ferme Rouge, 13%vol,
This is great quaffing fare. It might only be a humble Vin de France but it's of impeccable pedigree, produced as it is by la Famille Perrin of Château de Beaucastel, that exemplary Châteauneuf-du-Pape estate. LVF was introduced yonks ago as the family's house wine and it never lets you down. And, currently at 25 per cent off the RRP, it's an absolute steal. A blend of Grenache, Syrah, Cinsault and Carignan, it's surprisingly soft and smooth in the mouth with fresh, ripe cherry/raspberry flavours and a delicately spicy finish.
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