Prestige Cuvee 2010 Chateauneuf-du-Pape for a Song!‏

Tour Michel 2010 2 Wines

Two Prestige Cuvee Chateauneuf-du-Papes from the brilliant 2010 Vintage at Great Prices

 

2010 is regarded as the greatest vintage in Chateauneuf-du-Pape since 1978. It produced a plethora of outstanding wines which are complex and balanced, in a lot of ways similar to 2010 Burgundy.

 

We have secured a additional small parcel of 2010's from Domaine Tour St-Michel and, ridiculous as it seems, we offer these classic wines at prices below the current 2012 vintage.


The wines are their two Prestige cuvees: La Cuvee du Lion and Feminessance.

 

However, you will need to act quickly as we only have small quantities available.

 

As usual we offer a 15% Pre Arrival Discount on both wines.

 

Tour St Michel Lion Bottle Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Cuvee du Lion 2010
ONLY 23 AVAILABLE
Normal Price $79.50

Pre Arrival Price $67.50

 

Rhone Report: More traditional and mineral-laced, the 2010 La Tour du Lion is a blend of 75% Grenache, 20% Syrah, and 5% Mourvedre that is aged mostly in tank, with 20% of the blend seeing 2-year-old barrels. Elegant and more approachable than the Feminessence, it delivers plenty of black fruit characteristics to go with notions of smoked earth, wet stone, and meaty qualities, with only a hint of the barrique aging showing. This is followed by a full-bodied, gorgeously fruited 2010 that has a fleshy, mouth filling texture, brilliant purity, and a seamless finish. It should be better in a handful of years, and have 10-12 years or more of overall longevity. 94 Points


 

 

 

Tour st Michel Feminessance Bottle 2 Chateauneuf-du-Pape Feminessance 2010
72 AVAILABLE
Normal Price $99.50

Pre Arrival Price $84.00

 

Rhone Report: Easily the most modern in the lineup, yet absolutely beautifully done, the 2010 Domaine Tour Saint-Michel Châteauneuf-du-Pape Feminessence is a blend of 65% Grenache and 35% Syrah that is aged half in new, and half in 1-year-old, French oak barrels. It offers up an intense array of black cherry liqueur, blackberry, white chocolate, vanilla, and spice box-like aromatics that give way to a full-bodied, seamless palate that has a decadent, almost voluptuous texture, pure fruit, and brilliant richness. I am certainly a fan, but it will not be for everyone given the modern slant. Nevertheless, I think the oak and modern profile here will mostly integrate with 4-5 years of bottle age, and it will have 12-15 years or more of total longevity. 94 Points

 

Cheaper than 750ml bottles of Prestige Cuvee Chateauneuf-du-Pape from other makers!

 

You can view and order the wines on our website by clicking here.

 

To read more about the domaine and see the full range available click here.

 

You may also order by email or telephone. 

 

Don't miss this opportunity to add some high-rating Chateauneufs to your cellar at an incredible price.

 

Cheers,

Darren

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Beauchene Hommage 2010

Another Cracking Prestige Cuvee Chateauneuf-du-Pape from 2010
 
You won't find better value than this for a Prestige Cuvee Chateauneuf-du-Pape!

Hommage a Odette Bernhard is made from 100 year old plus Grenache (80%), Syrah (15%) and Mourvedre (5%).

It is a new cuvee for the domaine (first vintage 2009) and still is currently exceptional value.

Very deep red-black. Complex nose of tar, smoke, roast meats, herbs. Just a hint of oak. Deep and rich palate: savoury, not sweet, with the flavours suggested by the nose. Fine grained tannins. Fresh and vibrant which is a hallmark of this domaine. Give it two to three years in the cellar to integrate and then a decade or more of drinking pleasure.

$69.95 a bottle
 
Click here to read more and order on line.
 

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