(2005 Vintage) Number 30 on the Wine.com 100 of 2007!This wine displays a sumptuous deep red color. Its intense, complex nose offers an array of fruits, from peach to raspberry and black currant, with a subtle touch of cinnamon. Ample structure and excellent balance will allow this wine to age in bottle quite gracefully. Food and Wine Affinities: Coq au vin, red meats grilled or oven-roasted, game and distinctive cheese. "Aged in 20% oak barrels, the 2005 Julienas Chateau des Capitans (an estate jointly owned...
Ken's Wine Guide(2006 Vintage) For those readers who like easy going affordable red wines, here is one for you. This wine opens with a mild spicy light black cherry bouquet with a touch of oak. On the palate, this wine is medium...
Wine Advocate(2005 Vintage) Rating: (90-92) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 165 on Jun-06
Wine Spectator(2005 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/06
Wine Enthusiast(2006 Vintage)