Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2017, 750ml."A tremendous effort, might Beaucastel's 2017 Chateauneuf du Pape outshine even the 2016? I tasted a preliminary blend that Marc Perrin said represented 80% of the wine, and it showed ridiculous floral and fresh aromas of licorice, lavender and s..
Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2018, 750ml.
Another in a string of top vintages, Beaucastel's 2018 Châteauneuf du Pape was produced from Grenache yields of only eight hectoliters per hectare ("normal" is about 28 hectoliters per hectare, according to Marc Perrin). The final blend I was sh..
Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf-du-Pape Blanc Roussanne Vieilles Vignes 2017, 750ml
The 500-case production of this wine comes from a three-hectare parcel of Roussanne planted in 1909. The 2016 Chateauneuf du Pape Roussanne Vieilles Vignes takes the quality of Beaucastel's traditional white and ra..
Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf-du-Pape Hommage Jacques Perrin 1999, 3L
The prodigious 1999 Beaucastel boasts aromas of blackberry fruit intermixed with cassis, licorice, roasted meats, leather, and truffles. While it does not possess much fat or precociousness, it displays definition and elegance..