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 Magnums
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £878.14
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"ruby colour, red in the second tier. This has a wide running bouquet, gives good action, a stone fruit depth, black raisin and chocolate – it is both firm and broad. The palate has an imprint of game, notes of coffee and mocha, pebbly moments. It is at its middle age moment now, a bit undecided. It is taking the grainy-cedary route of a fresh rather than a very sunny vintage. It has the stamp of Mourvèdre, openly so, and gives licorice and pepper on the exit, a wee note of dryness. From mid-2015, when I expect it to be clearer and more definite. Decant it. 13.5°. 2030-32 Nov 2013." John Livingstone-Learmonth
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