Château de Beaucastel Hommage à Jacques Perrin

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  •   Rhône, France
  •   Gamay, Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah
  •   2016

"Tasted three weeks after bottling, I couldn't quite bring myself to give the elusive three-digit score to this admittedly super wine. Perhaps once the 2016 Chateauneuf du Pape Hommage à Jacques Perrin has been in bottle a bit longer, as Mourvèdre seems to go into a bit of a funk when recently bottled. For now, it's merely profound, packing in savory, mossy nuances, hints of exotic dried spices like star anise and cardamom and layers of rich, plummy fruit that manage to be full-bodied and deliciously intense without being weighty or overwrought. Creamy, lush, intense and long, it's a tdf (tour de force) in CdP." 99+/100, Joe Czerwinski, Wine Advocate

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  Vintage 2016
  Bottle size 750
  Country France
  Region Rhône
  Grape Gamay, Grenache, Mourvèdre, Syrah
  Wine Type Red wines