1999 Chateau La Nerthe Chateauneuf-du-Pape Cuvee des Cadettes
La Nerthe's legendary Cuvee des Cadettes is made exclusively from very low-yielding, 100-year-old vines from a delimited parcel, "Les Cadettes." A wine of extraordinary richness and depth, "Cuvée des Cadettes" embodies the unique attributes which established the legendary stature of the estate. A blend of 60 percent Grenache, 30 percent Mourvèdre and ten percent Syrah, the highly concentrated flavors of this wine lend themselves particularly well to long cellar aging. "A seductive wine that's r...
Wine AdvocateRating: (91-92) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 131 on Oct-00
Wine SpectatorRating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 09/30/01