2005 Vieux Telegraphe, Domaine du Chateauneuf du Pape La Crau

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  • Proprietary Blend
  • 750ML
  • WS 95
  • WA 95
  • IWC 93

Reviews for 2005 Vieux Telegraphe, Domaine du Chateauneuf du Pape La Crau

WS 95
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, April 2008
This is dense and chewy but not tiring to drink thanks to fresh acidity and an edgy gravelly feel that drives the blackberry currant and sweet spice notes. The long finish has great briary grip with notes of garrigue and... This is dense and chewy but not tiring to drink thanks to fresh acidity and an edgy gravelly feel that drives the blackberry currant and sweet spice notes. The long finish has great briary grip with notes of garrigue and hot stone checking in. Best from 2010 through 2030. 15830 cases made.
WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, February 2015
One of the most age-worthy cuvees in the appellation, Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe’s 2005 Châteauneuf du Pape was gorgeous on this occasion, showing classic iodine, seaweed and peppery herbs intermixed with layers of sweet... One of the most age-worthy cuvees in the appellation, Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe’s 2005 Châteauneuf du Pape was gorgeous on this occasion, showing classic iodine, seaweed and peppery herbs intermixed with layers of sweet currant, plum and blackberry fruits. Full-bodied, powerful and ripe, with a still youthful profile, this beauty won’t hit full maturity for another 3-4 years, and should hold for a decade or more after that. - Jeb Dunnuck
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, February 2008
Deep bright red. Explosively perfumed nose offers seductive raspberry kirsch and floral scents with a suave mineral underpinning. Extremely fresh with precise red fruit and floral pastille flavors strongly reminiscent of... Deep bright red. Explosively perfumed nose offers seductive raspberry kirsch and floral scents with a suave mineral underpinning. Extremely fresh with precise red fruit and floral pastille flavors strongly reminiscent of a broad-shouldered pinot noir. Finishes with outstanding clarity sweetness and persistence.