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Chateau La Nerthe Chateauneuf-du-Pape Cuvee des Cadettes

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(1999 Vintage) 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...

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  • Planet Grape
    (2012 Vintage) Intense, muscular and very youthful with notes of cherry, fig, raisin, dark chocolate, Osso Buco, cigar box and leather and tart raspberry on the finish.