Château De Beaucastel Châteauneuf Du Pape 2006

Rhone Red Blend Rhone Red Blend
Rhône, France

$89.95 (711317)

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December 06, 2008

Critic Reviews (10)

Robert Parker
Robert Parker

As I stated last year, there is no Hommage a Jacques Perrin in 2006, but Beaucastel’s 2006 Chateauneuf du Pape is...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

Full bodied and with full-on fruit, this will be wonderful to drink when it’s had time to integrate. Give it five or...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Very deep intense purple colour. Youthful, slightly peppery, plummy nose with some vanilla stick notes. Dry,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Quite a forward and ripe example of Beaucastel, the 2006 has interesting spice character and strong...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Quite a forward and ripe example of Beaucastel, the 2006 has interesting spice character and strong...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

Generous and juicy with real weight behind it. Stylish winemaking with classic lines … meaning: this has lots of rich...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

full-bodied, richy sweet and savoury flavours; great balance, great length (91)

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

I’ve had this vintage four times in fall 2008 and I remain underwhelmed. Yes, it is ripe, delicious, supple wine but...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

The vineyards that make Beaucastel Châteauneuf-du-Pape are planted with the 13 grape varieties permitted in the...

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Community Reviews (3)

jumpalexei
jumpalexei

The best wine I've ever had.

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Andrew Hunter
Andrew Hunter

This is a gorgeous wine. Spendy yes..but one sip and you understand that character has a price. Big, bold, fruit, earth, smoke and leather...just...wow.

I want a case to hide in the back of the cellar and "forget" about it for a decade or 2.

fantastic.

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Michael Loken
Michael Loken

Extremely well balanced with a rounded, mature flavour this wine was exactly what should be expected for this price point and label.

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