Enjoy a six bottle selection of Faouzi’s incredible wines, selected for The Spectator.
Single bottle equates to a mixed 6 pack of:
1 x Domaine des Tourelles Rosé 2020
1 x Domaine des Tourelles Red 2020
1 x Domaine des Tourelles White 2020
1 x Domaine des Tourelles Vieilles Vignes Cinsault 2019
1 x Domaine des Tourelles Vieilles Vignes Carignan 2019
1 x Domaine des Tourelles Vieilles Vignes White 2020
Please note that price excludes delivery but we do offer free* delivery when you spend £100+
Domaine des Tourelles was founded in 1868 by French adventurer François-Eugène Brun and is one of the most highly acclaimed and oldest wineries still operating in Lebanon. It was also the first commercial cellar in ‘modern’ Lebanon to produce wines, arak and other spirits. This place has history! The Brun family owned and ran the winery up until the last descendant died in 2003 but luckily two local families – the Issa and Issa el-Khoury families – joined forces to buy the property and continue the fine tradition of winemaking.
Today, this Bekaa Valley estate is run by the three Issa children – twins Faouzi and Johanne and their sister Christiane, alongside Emile Issa-el Khoury, son of one of the co-owners. This young and dynamic combination have introduced a handful of practices in the vineyards and cellar including the use of indigenous natural yeasts, no fining or filtering, and only very small amounts of sulphur. These techniques along with fruit from 40 hectares of ancient, organically cultivated and dry-farmed vineyards (among the oldest in the valley) and a winery perfect for hands-off winemaking, make Domaine des Tourelles one of the finest boutique wineries in the Middle East.
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