Château de Beaucastel Châteauneuf du Pape 2004

$99.99

SKU 2324

750ml

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96
Dark ruby colour with purple tinges. The elegant nose shows ripe cherries, spices and a hint of wild herbs. The mouth is round and finely textured, both fleshy and fresh. Fine balance between lovely ripe fruit and a delicate tannic structure.
Category Red Wine
Varietals
Country France
Region Rhone
Appellation Chateauneuf-du-Pape
Brand Château de Beaucastel
Alcohol/vol 13.5%
  • ws96

Wine SpectatorThoroughly primal, with a torrent of raspberry and boysenberry fruit rushing forth, this shows hints of its full range, with licorice, incense, graphite and mocha flavors fluttering in the background. It's also got ironclad structure and a long finish that shows great cut and grip. Best from 2009 through 2025.

James Suckling, May 15, 2007