Got an
account?
Log In
 
 
Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Vieilles Vignes 2010, 750mL (WA100) from The BPW - Merchants of rare and fine wines.

Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Vieilles Vignes

750mL

Vintage: 2010
Region: France--Rhone--Chateauneuf du Pape
Appellation: Chateauneuf du Pape
Condition: OWC

WA100
Rated 100 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `A candidate for perfection, the 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes, which achieved 16% natural alcohol, possesses an inky/purple color. It is slightly tighter and more restrained than the 2010 Chaupin, but it has enormous volume as well as incredible glycerin, richness and fat. A huge bouquet of pure blackberry and black currant fruit intermixed with charcoal, incense, truffles and spring flowers is followed by a prodigious, full-bodied wine that is capable of 20+ years of evolution. I hope Chateauneuf du Pape enthusiasts can find some of this amazing wine!` -- Robert Parker in the 11/1/2012 issue of the Wine AdvocateAdditional Notes from Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Domaine de la Janasse is one of the great winemaking estates of not only France, but of the world. It is situated adjacent to the Auto Route de Soleil opposite Chateauneuf du Pape, at the entrance to the village of Courthezon. Janasse is managed by Christophe Sabon and his sister, Isabelle. Although their father is technically retired, he is still a visible as well as spiritual presence at this superb estate. Janasse owns over 40 acres in Chateauneuf du Pape as well as significant holdings in the Cotes du Rhone appellations. The consistency at this estate since the mid-1990s has been remarkable. Year in and year out, the wines, both reds and whites, are among the finest one will find ... anywhere! 2011 is consistently a top vintage at Janasse, even though it is by no means a great vintage in the southern Rhone, and their prodigious 2010s compete with their remarkable array of 2007s and 2009s. First, the 2011s, a challenging year that depended on vignerons making strict selections, not only in the vineyard, but also on the triage tables. Sabon has certainly done that. Janasse`s white Chateauneuf du Papes are fascinating as Sabon is one of the last producers to still do a 100% malolactic fermentation and no filtration. 2010 rivals 2007 as the two greatest vintages I have ever tasted at Domaine de la Janasse (and I`ve been tasting their wines for over two decades).`


$189.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews

Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Vieilles Vignes

750mL

Vintage: 2010
Region: France--Rhone--Chateauneuf du Pape
Appellation: Chateauneuf du Pape
Condition: OWC

WA100
Rated 100 points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `A candidate for perfection, the 2010 Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes, which achieved 16% natural alcohol, possesses an inky/purple color. It is slightly tighter and more restrained than the 2010 Chaupin, but it has enormous volume as well as incredible glycerin, richness and fat. A huge bouquet of pure blackberry and black currant fruit intermixed with charcoal, incense, truffles and spring flowers is followed by a prodigious, full-bodied wine that is capable of 20+ years of evolution. I hope Chateauneuf du Pape enthusiasts can find some of this amazing wine!` -- Robert Parker in the 11/1/2012 issue of the Wine AdvocateAdditional Notes from Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Domaine de la Janasse is one of the great winemaking estates of not only France, but of the world. It is situated adjacent to the Auto Route de Soleil opposite Chateauneuf du Pape, at the entrance to the village of Courthezon. Janasse is managed by Christophe Sabon and his sister, Isabelle. Although their father is technically retired, he is still a visible as well as spiritual presence at this superb estate. Janasse owns over 40 acres in Chateauneuf du Pape as well as significant holdings in the Cotes du Rhone appellations. The consistency at this estate since the mid-1990s has been remarkable. Year in and year out, the wines, both reds and whites, are among the finest one will find ... anywhere! 2011 is consistently a top vintage at Janasse, even though it is by no means a great vintage in the southern Rhone, and their prodigious 2010s compete with their remarkable array of 2007s and 2009s. First, the 2011s, a challenging year that depended on vignerons making strict selections, not only in the vineyard, but also on the triage tables. Sabon has certainly done that. Janasse`s white Chateauneuf du Papes are fascinating as Sabon is one of the last producers to still do a 100% malolactic fermentation and no filtration. 2010 rivals 2007 as the two greatest vintages I have ever tasted at Domaine de la Janasse (and I`ve been tasting their wines for over two decades).`


$189.00

OUT OF STOCK
Read CellarTracker Wine Reviews





 

Similar wines from this varietal & region

This list represents wines that are very similar (for a variety of reasons) to the wine you are currently considering. They exhibit similar characteristics and share other traits (such as varietal, price, and professional ratings). There are some very cool things here - take a look - and as always feel free to contact us directly for questions!

Similar wines from this varietal & region

This list represents wines that are very similar (for a variety of reasons) to the wine you are currently considering. They exhibit similar characteristics and share other traits (such as varietal, price, and professional ratings). There are some very cool things here - take a look - and as always feel free to contact us directly for questions!

SHOW MORE
out of
stock
Domaine de la Vieille Julienne Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes -- 2000 750mL WA97 $149.00  
out of
stock
Domaine de Marcoux Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes -- 2005 750ml WA97, ST97, WS95 $169.00  
out of
stock
Clos des Papes Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2005 WS98 $125.00  
Domaine de Marcoux Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2000 750mL (3) WA92, ST92 $45.00  
out of
stock
Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee de Mon Aieul -- 2009 750mL WA92-94, ST93, WS92 $69.00  
out of
stock
Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Vieilles Vignes -- 2007 750mL WA100  OWC $289.00  
Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Chaupin -- 2011 1.5L (13) WA95 $131.00  
out of
stock
Clos St. Jean Chateauneuf du Pape la Combe des Fous -- 2010 750mL WA98 $170.00  
out of
stock
Domaine de Marcoux Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2010 750mL WA93, ST93 $49.00  
Domaine Gerard Charvin Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2000 750mL (1) WA95 $75.00  
out of
stock
Domaine de la Vieille Julienne Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Reservee -- 2000 750mL WA99 $249.00  
out of
stock
Domaine Gerard Charvin Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2009 750ml WA95, ST94, WS94 $49.00  
out of
stock
Domaine Ferrando Chateauneuf du Pape Colombis -- 2007 750mL WA97 $125.00  
out of
stock
Domaine Giraud Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee les Grenache de Pierre -- 2007 WA95+, ST94, WS96 $89.00  
out of
stock
Domaine du Pegau Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee da Capo -- 2010 1.5L WA100 $849.00  
out of
stock
Domaine Roger Sabon Chateauneuf du Pape le Secret de Sabon -- 2007 750mL WA97+, ST96 $189.00  
out of
stock
Clos des Papes Chateauneuf du Pape -- 2000 750mL WA95  nl $95.00  
out of
stock
Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee de Mon Aieul -- 2006 1.5L WA96, WS94 $129.00  
out of
stock
Domaine La Barroche Chateauneuf du Pape Signature -- 2008 750ml WS92, ST90, RR91 $59.00 * 
out of
stock
Domaine de la Janasse Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee Vieilles Vignes -- 2010 WA100  OWC $195.00  
 

Got an
account?
Log In