Cuvee Papale, Chateauneuf-du-Pape Rouge

£21.99

5 item(s) in stock

Blended by Alex Favier, one of Chateauneuf-du-Pape's best producers, this is an archetypal and rustic expression with spiced black fruit aromas and a velvety, warm palate.

The vines grow in free-draining clay and sand soils, strewn with the famous galets roulés (large, round pebbles covering the soil). These act like night storage heaters, absorbing heat during the day and releasing it at night, creating a warm microclimate around vines and ripening the grapes very quickly. Selected parcels of Grenache Noir and Syrah have been chosen for this blend, then fermented in a combination of cement vats and old foudres which helped to extract colour and tannin.

Please click here to see a factsheet

Producer
Country France
Region Chateauneuf-du-Pape, Rhone
Grape Varieties Grenache/Garnacha, Shiraz/Syrah
Style 12. Intense blackcurranty reds
Vintage 2013
Alcohol 14.00%
Food MatchRoasted meats and hearty, savoury dishes.
Certification Vegan, Vegetarian
Bottle Size 75cl

UK law insists that you must be 18 years or over to place an order with us. By placing an order you confirm that you are at least 18 years old. 

All deliveries must be signed for by an adult. We reserve the right not to accept any orders.. For the facts about alcohol visit drinkaware.co.uk