Original
27 Ratings
Chateau de Beaucastel Chateauneuf-du-Pape Grand Cuvee Hommage a Jacques Perrin
$675.00 USD
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Wine Details

Region

France

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2012 Vintage) The Château de Beaucastel Hommage à Jacques Perrin from those years was made mostly from very old Mourvedre vines yielding tiny quantities of intensely ripe, concentrated fruit. Those fortunate enough to have tasted this never forget it. Truly a "grand vin". Deep black-ruby colour. Profound aromas of black cherry, cassis, spice, leather and game, with an almost medicinal aspect. Very sweet entry, then firm and closed, almost too hard on the palate today.

Expert Reviews
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (91-94) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 113 on Oct-97