Le Vieux Donjon Châteauneuf Du Pape 2011

Rhone South Rhone-South
Rhone, France

$48.25 (700922)

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90 pts
5
December 07, 2013

Critic Reviews (5)

Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Following a string of excellent vintages from 2003 to 2010, this clumsy Donjon could be dismissed as not up to par...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Possessing great structure and character, the 2011 Châteauneuf-du-Pape is drinking excellently now though will keep...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Very ripe, though high-toned, with plenty of dried strawberry, dried herbs and coffee grounds - not squeaky clean in...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is a big, generous and swarthy grenache-based blend with a lifted, meaty, peppery nose that shows wild...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Deep, dense with some traditional bretty character and a good deal of characteristic pepper and earth. Notes of...

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