2012 Vieille Julienne Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve - 750 ml

98
RP
Availability: In Stock
$189.00
Availability: In stock
Product ID
62063-750-AI
The awesome 2012 Châteauneuf du Pape Reserve is at the top of the heap in the vintage, and is world-class stuff. Sharing lots of similarities to the Les Trois Sources (they come from similar terroirs), it has another level of concentration and density, with incredible liquid rock, blueberry, violets, licorice and bouquet garni-like aromas and flavors. A rock star on the palate, it has full-bodied power, perfect balance, a seamless, elegant texture and blockbuster mid-palate depth. Coming from 100-year-old Grenache vines and pure sand soils, it’s a tour de force that will have two-plus decades of life.

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Description The awesome 2012 Châteauneuf du Pape Reserve is at the top of the heap in the vintage, and is world-class stuff. Sharing lots of similarities to the Les Trois Sources (they come from similar terroirs), it has another level of concentration and density, with incredible liquid rock, blueberry, violets, licorice and bouquet garni-like aromas and flavors. A rock star on the palate, it has full-bodied power, perfect balance, a seamless, elegant texture and blockbuster mid-palate depth. Coming from 100-year-old Grenache vines and pure sand soils, it’s a tour de force that will have two-plus decades of life.

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
Product ID 62063-750-AI
Availability In Stock
Vintage 2012
Format 750 ml
Color Red
Country France
Producer V.Julienne
Rating 98 RP
Region Rhone
Type of Wine Chateauneuf du Pape
OWC No
Varietal Proprietary Blend
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