2009 Vieux Donjon Chateauneuf du Pape

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  • Proprietary Blend
  • 750ML
  • WA 94
  • WS 93
  • IWC 93

Reviews for 2009 Vieux Donjon Chateauneuf du Pape

WA 94
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2014
Also gorgeous, but in a more forward, perfumed style, the 2009 Chateauneuf du Pape is loaded with kirsch, wild strawberry, licorice, Asian spice and wild herb-like aromas and flavors. Full-bodied, sweetly fruited... Also gorgeous, but in a more forward, perfumed style, the 2009 Chateauneuf du Pape is loaded with kirsch, wild strawberry, licorice, Asian spice and wild herb-like aromas and flavors. Full-bodied, sweetly fruited, voluptuous and textured, it’s hard to resist now, but will age gracefully. - Jeb Dunnuck
WS 93
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, September 2011
Rock-solid with a big winey core of cassis blackberry paste and crushed fig fruit pushed by smoldering tobacco juniper mesquite and warm bittersweet cocoa notes. The muscular finish has lots of grip in reserve. Best from... Rock-solid with a big winey core of cassis blackberry paste and crushed fig fruit pushed by smoldering tobacco juniper mesquite and warm bittersweet cocoa notes. The muscular finish has lots of grip in reserve. Best from 2013 through 2024. -JM
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, April 2011
Bright violet. Deep aromas of cherry black raspberry garrigue and earth. Broad spicy and sweet with a velvety texture and lush dark berry and lavender pastille flavors. Finishes sappy and sweet featuring fine-grained... Bright violet. Deep aromas of cherry black raspberry garrigue and earth. Broad spicy and sweet with a velvety texture and lush dark berry and lavender pastille flavors. Finishes sappy and sweet featuring fine-grained tannins and excellent thrust. This alluring wine looks like it will be approachable young.