Châteauneuf-du-Pape Red #01 - France
Defying the mysterious veil of tradition, this wine uncovers the ultimate expressions from France’s premier wine growing regions in a welcoming & exuberant fashion. In other words, this winery unlocks the complex nature of some of the world’s most famous wines and presents them for enjoyment.
Nose: Intense notes of spice and black fruit are complemented by hints of liquorice, star anise and cayenne pepper.
Palate: Rich and structured, attractive flavors of warm spice accompany delicate violet and sumptuous blackberry.
AWARD / RATING
Beautiful aromas of dried strawberry, cherry and flower with hot stones. Full body, layered and flavorful with lots of fruit yet it doesn't go over the line. Cherry undertones at the finish. Ripe tannins. Energetic acidity at the same time.
- James Suckling, 93 pts.