Château de Beaucastel has long been regarded as one of the most celebrated estates in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. The vineyard is situated at the northern limit of CNDP where it benefits from its exposure to the mistral winds. All 13 permitted varieties are planted in the vineyard and used in the wine. The 30 hectares of Coudoulet vineyard are located just east of the vineyard of Beaucastel; the soils are very similar with the characteristic large pebbles called "Galets Roulés" which store heat during the day and release it gradually at night. Coudoulet de Beaucastel is often referred to as the "baby Beaucastel".
Case of 6 Magnums
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duty paid price: £248.14
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The nose here seems a little out of sorts today, but there are black and spicy aromas emerging determinedly. Palate is rich and cool, with a very fresh mineral undertow. Very good, juicy sustain to this that is bonded to the wild dark, hedgerow fruit. There are some grainy, integrated tannins. Very long, this. And the fullness and busy ness of the finish speak volumes about its quality. Bowes Wine original note
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