Le Vieux Donjon Châteauneuf Du Pape 2009

Rhone South Rhone-South
Rhone, France

$48.25 (700922)

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November 12, 2011

Critic Reviews (3)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is a very serious vintage for Le Vieux Donjon, with immediately identifiable southern Rhône character: spicy,...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has a rather reserved and ever so slightly perfumed/soapy nose with well integrated, fragrant herbs, plums and...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Dark ruby in colour, the 2009 Châteauneuf-du-Pape displays refined, inviting aromas of Provençal-derived raspberries...

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Community Reviews (3)

Regent Lalonde
Regent Lalonde

Really excellent wine. nice, smooth.

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Monika  Janek
Monika Janek

This wine has secured itself a spot in my condo cellar...make it rack. I'm a huge fan of wines from Chateauneuf Du Pape. Whenever I find a fantastic example like this one, I'm transported back to the times I was walking throughout the small village. This wine is delicious. It's a very manly wine. Great weight, flavour and length. It's all perfectly balanced...which would be the feminine side wouldn't you say? :)

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Doug Walters
Doug Walters

Case and Maja February 2012

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