Detail
8 Ratings
Chateau de la Gardine Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee des Generations

Wine Details

Varietal

Grenache

Style

Red

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2003 Vintage) "Gardine’s 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee des Generations boasts a blue/purple hue to the rim along with potent, heady notes of lead pencil shavings, espresso, white chocolate, black currants, and cherries. This heady, full-bodied, powerful wine always points in the direction of an internationally styled Chateauneuf du Pape, but with aeration and close inspection, a glorious combination of red and black fruits, Provencal spices and herbs, and loads of typicity is revealed. However, patience is a ...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1993 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 101 on Oct-95