2001 Vieux Donjon Chateauneuf du Pape

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  • Proprietary Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 95
  • WS 92

Reviews for 2001 Vieux Donjon Chateauneuf du Pape

WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2014
The 2001 Chateauneuf du Pape is a beauty! Classic and textbook in style, with ample cured meats, earth, herbs and mature currant and blackberry fruit, it flows onto the palate with full-bodied richness, a gorgeous texture... The 2001 Chateauneuf du Pape is a beauty! Classic and textbook in style, with ample cured meats, earth, herbs and mature currant and blackberry fruit, it flows onto the palate with full-bodied richness, a gorgeous texture and serious length. It’s drinking beautifully now, but will continue to shine through 2021. - Jeb Dunnuck
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, December 2003
Supple and full of ripe beautiful black fruit this Provençal seducer coats the palate with its silky texture delivering lavender wet earth mineral smoke lead pencil plum and sweet tannins. Only on the finish does the... Supple and full of ripe beautiful black fruit this Provençal seducer coats the palate with its silky texture delivering lavender wet earth mineral smoke lead pencil plum and sweet tannins. Only on the finish does the tannic edge suggest short-term cellaring but tempting now with steak or lamb. Another great achievement from Le Vieux Donjon. Drink now through 2012. 4165 cases made. (PM)