2013 Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Château de Beaucastel

A surprisingly concentrated, pure, ripe and very expressive nose with loads of dark cherries and a black forest gâteau-like sweetness, transcended by Beaucastel’s hallmark lift and elegance. The palate is simply effortless and delicious, with a gentle texture, superb balance and fleshy, fresh fruit. Jeb Dunnuck notes: “The Mourvèdre is the star of the show...this should come together beautifully in bottles and be one of the vintage’s strongest efforts”.
92-95 points, Jeb Dunnuck, Wine Advocate #215, Oct 2014

Critic score
93.5/100

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WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Southern Rhône, Rhône, France
  • Maturity
    Ready 2015 - 2028
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
  • Organic
    Principally Organic
2013 Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Château de Beaucastel

TASTING NOTES

The Mourvèdre is the star of the show...this should come together beautifully in bottles and be one of the vintage’s strongest efforts.

Jeb Dunnuck, Wine Advocate, Issue #215 (October 2014)
92—95/100

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