2007 Clos des Papes - Châteauneuf-du-Pape - 1 Bottle (0.75L)

Description
2007 Clos des Papes - Châteauneuf-du-Pape - 1 Bottle (0.75L)
Red wine - France - 100/100 points, Robert Parker

One of the great vintages from this estate, surpassing even the 1990, 2000, 2001, 2003, and maybe the 2010 (time will tell with this one), the 2007 Chateauneuf du Pape from Vincent Avril delivers everything you could want from a wine. Full-bodied, intense and beautifully concentrated, with plenty of muscle and depth, it shows the hallmark elegance and purity of the estate, with sensational notes of kirsch liqueur, raspberries, incense, smoked meats and Asian spices. The blend is the normal 65% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre, 10% Syrah and the rest a mix of permitted varieties, brought up all in older foudre, and it's just now entering its prime drink window and has another two decades of longevity. Very well preserved.

Lot details
Mixed lot
No
Type
Red wine
Vintage
2007
Producer, Name of wine
Clos des Papes
Number of bottles
1
Bottle size
Bottle (0.75L)
Country
France
Region
Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Label Condition
Fully intact, readable label
Capsule/Cork condition
Fully intact metal capsule
Critic Score
100/100 points, Robert Parker
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in