Domaine de la Janasse 2016 Vieilles Vignes Red (Châteauneuf-du-Pape)

#3 Enthusiast 100 2019
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Buxom and heady, this is a delightfully rich, hedonistic blend of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. Sun-drenched mulberry and black cherry flavors are explosive on the palate yet it's an elegantly extracted, surprisingly charming wine edged with nuances of violet, dried thyme and earth. The tannins are soft in feel, making it hard to resist young, but there's plenty of time for improvement here too. Anna Lee C. Iijima

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  • Alcohol
    14.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Red
  • Importer
    European Cellars
  • Date Published
    12/31/2019
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