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2006 Domaine du Pegau Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Laurence

  • Proprietary Blend
  • 750ML
  • WS94
  • IWC94
  • RR93

Reviews

WS94
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, September 2011
Exhibits a gorgeous mix of damson plum cherry preserves fig paste and anise flavors layered with roasted chestnut and mesquite notes all framed by a mouthwatering cocoa powder edge. Refined despite its old-school grippy... Exhibits a gorgeous mix of damson plum cherry preserves fig paste and anise flavors layered with roasted chestnut and mesquite notes all framed by a mouthwatering cocoa powder edge. Refined despite its old-school grippy finish. Well-built for the cellar. Best from 2012 through 2030. 100 cases imported. -JM
IWC94
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, April 2011
Bright ruby. Slightly medicinal aromas of redcurrant raspberry and garrigue are lifted by a spicy element. Supple sweet red berry cherry and floral flavors show very good concentration and firm acidity gives the wine... Bright ruby. Slightly medicinal aromas of redcurrant raspberry and garrigue are lifted by a spicy element. Supple sweet red berry cherry and floral flavors show very good concentration and firm acidity gives the wine energy. Lively mineral-driven floral notes linger on a strikingly long sappy precise finish. -Josh Raynolds
RR93
Rhone Report - The Rhone Report, March 2011
Perfumed evolved and complex the 2006 Domaine du Pégaü Châteauneuf-du-Pape Cuvée Laurence is a blend of roughly 85% Grenache with the rest a mix of Syrah Mourvèdre Counoise Cinsault and... Perfumed evolved and complex the 2006 Domaine du Pégaü Châteauneuf-du-Pape Cuvée Laurence is a blend of roughly 85% Grenache with the rest a mix of Syrah Mourvèdre Counoise Cinsault and Vaccarèse that undergoes an extended aging of 3-4 years in a combination of small barrels and large foudres. The wine is surprisingly evolved and already open for business showing a nuanced bouquet of sweet cassis aged leather meat licorice and garrigue. This leads to a medium to full bodied wine that is all about charm and comfort showing a round soft texture sweet fruit and an overall approachable open profile. While this firms up slightly on the finish and will no doubt evolve and drink well for a decade or longer I don't see any reason to hold off on drinking these...