(RP=88-90) More textured and concentrated than the 2014, the 2013 C_tes du Roussillon Villages Cuvee Constance has plenty of sweet black cherries, licorice, ground herbs and hints of leather to go with a medium-bodied, impressively textured feel on the palate. The normal blend of Grenache and Carignan that¡¦s raised in concrete tank, this is a year in, year out over achiever that sells for a song. (WS=87) Dusty earth and dried herb aromas surround the dried red berry and plum flavors in this medium-bodied red. Black pepper and hot stone notes line the crisp finish, with supple tannins. Drink now. 7,500 cases made.