Domaine du Pegau Châteauneuf du Pape Cuvée Réservée 2016 - Toast Wines by Taste
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Domaine du Pegau Châteauneuf du Pape Cuvée Réservée 2016
SKU: 22434

Domaine du Pegau Châteauneuf du Pape Cuvée Réservée 2016

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750ml
$107.99

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Category Red Wine
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Region France, Rhone, Chateauneuf-du-Pape
Brand Domaine du Pegau
Alcohol/vol 14%
Dark red with a purple body. Aromas of black ripe fruits like morello cherries and raspberries, juniper berries, black pepper and garrigue. After several years ageing, the aromas will be characterised by plums, dried stone fruits, leather, fur, and sandalwood. Mouth is round, rich and powerful with soft tannins. With time, it will involve into a more complex and spicy wine. Pair with red grilled meat, lamb shoulder with thyme and dishes of tapas and curry.
Jeb Dunnuck
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A wine that's going to rival or surpass the 2015, the 2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Cuvée Réservée shows the quality of this awesome vintage with its deep, powerful, concentrated style. While Laurence says her 2015s remind her of her 2010s, I find a certain 2010-like purity in this wine as well as killer notes of black raspberries, blueberries, garrigue, and pepper. Possessing both power and finesse, full body, sweet tannins, and a great finish, don't miss this beauty.

August 28, 2018
Wine Spectator
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A singed chestnut accent leads off here, followed by a sappy core of steeped cherry, raspberry and plum fruit, infused liberally with tobacco, brick dust and garrigue notes. Reveals a brawny edge, but there's ample fruit in the end. A rock-solid old-school style that should cruise in the cellar. Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. Best from 2021 through 2040.

James Molesworth, September 30, 2019
Vinous
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Deep ruby. Assertive aromas of black raspberry, potpourri and spicecake pick up a bright mineral nuance and a hint of cured meat with air. Juicy and impressively concentrated, showing real energy and spicy lift to the sappy red berry, bitter cherry, spicecake and floral pastille flavors. Fine-grained tannins build on the finish, adding shape and grip to lingering, spice-accented raspberry liqueur, smoked meat and licorice flavors.

Josh Raynolds, December 2019

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