2015 Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Special

Tardieu-Laurent

95Average Score
Red
12x75cl
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0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£482.00
Bts
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0 Immediate | 6 Marketplace
£43.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
95
Critic Notes

As to the reds, all of these show beautiful purity of fruit and impeccably made profiles. As a whole, 2015 was consistent throughout the Southern Rhône, and you see that consistency in this lineup. From 100-year-old Grenache vines planted in sandy parts of the La Crau lieu-dit, the blockbuster 2015 Châteauneuf du Pape Cuvée Spéciale knocks it out of the park with its decadent notes of kirsch, blackberries, Provençal garrigue and graphite aromas and flavors. Full-bodied, deep, rich and concentrated, it has an inherent, Grenache-driven sexiness that I adore. Dec 2016, www.robertparker.com

Score: 93-96/100Jeb Dunnuck
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Rhone
Sub-region
Chateauneuf du Pape
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Rhone
Sub-region
Chateauneuf du Pape
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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