2001 Chateauneuf du Pape Marquis Tonneaux

Lesec; Patrick

92Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£392.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
92
Critic Notes

Part of this cuvee is aged in used barriques and bottled under the label Chateauneuf du Pape Marquis Tonneaux. The 2001 (70% Grenache and 30% Mourvedre) is not as accessible and up-front as the regular Marquis, being more structured, tannic, and ageworthy. Deep and chewy, it offers intense kirsch liqueur characteristics interwoven with licorice, spice box, Provencal herbs, pepper, and underbrush. Full-bodied and thick, it begs for 2-3 years of cellaring, and should drink well for 12-15 years. Feb 2004, www.robertparker.com

Score: 92-/100Robert Parker
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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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