WHAT: Domaine de l'Hortus Bergerie Classique (red) Rating: NNNN
WHERE: Languedoc-Rousillon, France
WHY: A little Googling into Pic Saint-Loup may yield some insights into the admirably complex French appellation system. Sip this as you search. Dark berry fruit, herbs and a tight, spicy finish. Lots of serious yum for the price.
PRICE: 750 ml/$17.95
AVAILABILITY: At selected Vintages outlets (product #079608)