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2010 Bosquet des Papes French - Rhone (Red Blend) "Chante Le Merle Chateauneuf du Pape"

Bosquet des Papes 2010 Chante Le Merle

Winery: Bosquet des Papes

Vintage: 2010

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Chante Le Merle Chateauneuf du Pape"

Wine Category: French - Rhone (Red Blend)

Grape blend: 85% Grenache, 8% Mourvedre & 7% Syrah

Bottle size: 750 ml

Region: Chateauneuf du Pape

State or country: France

Price: $60

Cases produced: unknown

KWG Score: 94.6 (based on 3 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (93)

Review date: May 10, 2012

Wine Review: This slightly opaque and dark ruby colored wine opens with a fragrant black currant and black raspberry bouquet with scents of oak mixed in as well. On the palate, this wine is full bodied, balanced, smooth, and fruit forward. The flavor profile is an oak influenced plum with notes of black cherry and black pepper. The finish is dry and its dusty tannins are sticky and show very nice length. This wine will pair well with a New York state strip steak. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Not Available

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