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2003 Patrick Lesec Châteauneuf-du-Pape Pierres Dorées
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2003 Patrick Lesec Châteauneuf-du-Pape Pierres Dorées

Wine Details

Varietal

Grenache

Style

Red

Region

FranceRhône

Wine Description

"The 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape Pierres Dorees is a knock-out offering. A blend of 80% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre (two-thirds of the latter is aged in small barrels and one-third of the Grenache is aged in foudre, and the rest in tank), it includes 100% of the grape stems. From the La Crau and Valori sectors, it is a potentially awesome Chateauneuf du Pape with a saturated deep ruby color, a classic structure, and a superb perfume of black fruits, licorice, roasted meats, and earth. This full-bodie...

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Vineyard

Patrick Lesec

Varietal

Grenache

Style

Red

Region

FranceRhône

Vintages

2007 2006 2005 2004 1996

"The 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape Pierres Dorees is a knock-out offering. A blend of 80% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre (two-thirds of the latter is aged in small barrels and one-third of the Grenache is aged in foudre, and the rest in tank), it includes 100% of the grape stems. From the La Crau and Valori sectors, it is a potentially awesome Chateauneuf du Pape with a saturated deep ruby color, a classic structure, and a superb perfume of black fruits, licorice, roasted meats, and earth. This full-bodie...

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    catseye

    WOW. One of the best CNDP i'd tried. Black truffle blueberry damp earth. Long finish. RP-92. 2020.

    over 5 years
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    Fellow Drync'er

    Ed recommended

    about 4 years
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  • Wine.com
    The 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape Pierres Dorees is a knock-out offering. A blend of 80% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre (two-thirds of the latter is aged in small barrels and one-third of the Grenache is aged in foudre, and the rest in tank), it includes 100% of the grape stems. From the La Crau and Valori sectors, it is a potentially awesome Chateauneuf du Pape with a saturated deep ruby color, a classic structure, and a superb perfume of black fruits, licorice, roasted meats, and earth. This full-bodied...
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: (92-94) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 156 on Dec-04