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2007 Domaine Olivier Hillaire French - Rhone (Red Blend) "Cuvee Classique Chateauneuf du Pape"

Olivier Hillaire 2007 Cuvee Classique Chateauneuf du Pape

Winery: Domaine Olivier Hillaire

Vintage: 2007

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Cuvee Classique Chateauneuf du Pape"

Wine Category: French - Rhone (Red Blend)

Grape blend: 80% Grenache & 20% Syrah

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Chateauneuf du Pape

State or country: France

Price: $55

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 93 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (90)

Review date: June 6, 2009

Wine Review: This bright ruby colored wine opens with a cherry like bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, nicely balanced, smooth, and elegant with tasty cherry flavors and a touch of oak. The finish is dry and tannins linger nicely. This wine would be a great choice to pair with veal medallions in a brown mushroom sauce. Enjoy – Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

Organic status: not organic

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