Grapes sourced from old vines.This producer also makes a white wine. Ensure your merchant has the color you are looking for.
Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $47 From: $35 To: $60
Search Rank 1595
Over all vintages, this was the 1595th most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year. Search rank last month: 1344th
|Critic||Score||When to drink|
|CellarTracker||88/100 (30 notes from 23 users )|
|La Revue du Vin de France||14.5/20|
There are also a number of other grape varieties which might be used in the Southern Rhone Blend, as southern France's vineyards are filled with obscure local varieties which have not made their way in the world as well as the three aforementioned. Among these less common varieties are what are often referred to as the 'four Cs'; Carignan, Cinsaut, ... more
Chateauneuf-du-Pape is an historic town in France's southern Rhone Valley, famous for its full-bodied, spicy red wines (although it does also produce a small quantity of weighty, flavorful white).
The name Chateauneuf-du-Pape means 'new castle of the Pope' and refers to the fact that the town – located just north of Avignon – was chosen as the new home for the Pope's court in the early 14th century. The pope in question (Clement V) also gave his name to the ancient and equally prestigious Chateau Pape Clement in Bordeaux's Graves district.
The Rhone Valley is a key wine-producing region in the south-east of France. It follows the north–south course of the Rhone river for almost 150 miles (240km) from Lyon to the Rhone Delta (the Bouches-du-Rhône), near the Mediterranean coast.
The length of the valley means that Rhone wines are the product of a wide variety of soil types and ... more
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|Other wines from this producer:|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Cuvee du Papet, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Chateauneuf-du-Pape Blanc, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Cotes du Rhone Varene, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Cotes du Rhone Serre de Catin, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Chateauneuf-du-Pape Le Petit Mont, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Cotes du Rhone Font de Blanche, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Chateauneuf-du-Pape Cuvee Unique, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Cotes du Rhone Vieilles Vignes Montueil-La Levade, Rhone|
|Clos du Mont-Olivet Sabonite, Rhone|
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