Chateauneuf-du-papeType : Still Red Wine
Grapes :Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre and Counoise.
Origin : AOC Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Colour : A bright, strong red.
Aroma : A complex bouquet suggestive of red fruits, leather, aniseed, licorice and spices, with balsamic undertones.
Palate :Round and velvety with a generous and supple structure. Very long finish.
Serving suggestion:Serve at 16-17°C. Because of its complex nature, this wine pairs beautifully with a wide variety of dishes and with most cheeses.
Wines from France
Founded in the heart of Burgundy in 1750 Bouchard Aîné & Fils have been making fine wines for well over 250 years. Dedicated to the life, body, heart, spirit and soul of wine, the House is renowned the world over for its total commitment to creating a range of quality wines which deliver the entire palate of flavours and expressions of their respective appellations.
Châteauneuf-du-Pape is the most famous AOC in the southern Rhône wine region and boasts one of the most picturesque landscapes of the area. It permits thirteen different varieties of grape in its wines of which Grenache, Mourvedre, and Syrah are predominant, resulting in powerful, richly coloured wines with a unique rustic appeal .
The Wine Selection
- Chardonnay Beautiful light yellow colour, bright and limpid. Warm nose with a note of citrus fruits, then complex with amber accents of honey and toasted bread.
- Merlot Very dark red, limpid and bright. A nose that is spicy with pepper accents and notes of strawberry. Palate that is soft and fleshy with elegant tannins. Intense flavors of red fruits finishing long with notes of vanilla.
- Beaujolais Ruby red with bluish tints. Limpid. An open and expressive nose, predominantly fruity (cherries, gooseberries, plums). A supple and distinctive palate, elegant and smooth with a very subtle flowery finish.
- Bourgogne Chardonnay
- Bourgogne Pinot Noir
- Cotes-du-rhone Rough