4 Ratings
Mas des Chimères Coteaux du Languedoc

Wine Description

"Winemaker Guilhem Darde spent 20 years meticulously growing grapes that were sold to a local coop before he struck out on his own to make Mas des Chimeres. His first solo vintage was 1993. Mas des Chimeres tranlated literally means "House of the Chimaera" and is a reference to a Greek mythological creature that was described as a fierce, fire-breathing cross between a lion, goat, and serpent. Some believe that it connotes pure fantasy. In the case of this wine, importer Louis/Dressner writes, th...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 08/31/06