This is a high quality Chateauneuf from one of the finest estates in the appellation.
Grenache based this is a real mouthful of wine that is both opulent and truly Provencal.
The nose has developed beautifully with plenty of ripe berry fruit with hints of pepper and some mineral notes beneath.
The palate is full and generous with plenty of meaty fruit spices and just a hint of liquorice.
A good overcoat of ripe tannins completes the scene giving the wine plenty of future before it.
Food Match: Red meats