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2010 Chateauneuf Clos des Papes, Avril label

2010 Chateauneuf Clos des Papes, Avril

Wine Details

Producer: Avril, Paul
Region: France > Rhone Valley > Southern Rhone > Chateauneuf du Pape
Ratings: RP : 99
Vintage: 2010
Varietal: Red Rhone Blend
Color: Red

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Price: $115.00
Size: 750 ml
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Wine Review

99 points Parker: "The 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape flirts with perfection. A classic blend of 65% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre and the rest Syrah, Vaccarese and Counoise, all aged in large foudres in Clos des Papes's air-conditioned and humidity-controlled wine cellar, the wine boasts a dense purple color along with lots of gorgeously pure black raspberry, black currant and kirsch liqueur notes intermixed with notions of spring flowers, tapenade, licorice and spice box. This dense, full-bodied, powerful Chateauneuf is also remarkably fresh and well-delineated. It even exceeded the 2007 in natural alcohol, coming in at 15.9%. With an extraordinary texture and considerable tannin in the finish, it will benefit from 3-5 years of bottle age, and is built for 25-30 years of cellaring. Don't miss it!"


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