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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Domaine du Pegau

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Châteauneuf du Pape, Cuvée Reservée, 2007

12x75cl £680.00

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Tasting Note:

A Grenache dominated blend with some Syrah, Mourvèdre and Counoise, with a smattering of the other permitted varieties. All from vines aged between 25 and 80 years old. Fermented the traditional way, lightly pressed whole bunch in concrete vats followed by a minimum 18 months in large old wooden cask, bottled without filtration. Rich, ripe crushed liqueur fruits, luxuriously creamy tannins, notes of sloe, damson and dark chocolate with underlying touches of salts, minerals, sandalwood and provençal herb. Hedonistic like the 2003 but more savoury and crisper.

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