Chateau Ollieux Romanis Cuvee Classique Corbieres 2014
Purplish red in color, this red boasts a medium nose exuding spicy, floral and fruity aromas. Discover this medium-bodied wine expressing light acidity and offering a broad texture and smooth tannins. It also unveils a medium mouthfeel that leads into a medium finish.
Life on earth Ollieux came together Roman. The place was known for its drinking water sources (still present and used to regulate the temperature of the barrel cellar). But at the time, the vine was not much developed and were Ollieux least one area a farm growing cereals, olive trees and pasturing of sheep. The origins of the winery back to the eleventh century with the Durban family -Latreille who lived nearby Ollieux. One of the girls of the family built a priory which was attached to the abbey of Sainte Eugenie. Thereafter the priory and all adjoining vineyards were attached to the abbey of Fontfroide.