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.
Case of 6 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £314.87
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There's a liquorice rootiness about this nose which is otherwise a touch closed in...although I can clearly make out the elevated Mourvèdre component in the nutty scent. This is a rich wine of nicely fresh tannic structure. A long and really pretty direct thing in the mouth, with high and incisive grip. It's a very mineral wine at the death. A wine of real presence and freshness. And a wine that will be a stunner given a few years in bottle.
"It's rich and concentrated yet silky and lithe, with a fantastically long, elegant finish. 95-97/100." Joe Czerwinski
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