Le Vieux Donjon Châteauneuf Du Pape 2006

Rhone South Rhone-South
Rhone, France

$48.25 (700922)

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November 22, 2008

Critic Reviews (3)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

At nine years of age, the 2006 Le Vieux Donjon (albeit with plenty of fuel left in the tank) is now at its peak....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Clean but distinctly old world style wine here, with lots of dusty earth and savoury old wood spice and dried herbs;...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is quite tender, juicy Chateauneuf with lifted aromas of blackberry, garrigue, pepper and leather. Almost a...

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Community Reviews (1)

Michael Loken
Michael Loken

This was exactly what a chateauneuf du pape should be: complex and elegant. This wine is extremely well balanced, with soft tannins and flavours of plum, dark fruits along with a hint of caramel on the finish.

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