FQE-029

Chateauneuf du Pape, Clos des Brusquieres

68% grenache, 15% mourvedre, 13% syrah and 4% cinsault

The average age of the vines is 40 years, with some vines dating back to the early 1900s. All the grapes are hand harvested during multiple passes through the vines. The wine is feremented in cement tanks, lasting anywhere from 3-4 weeks; the cap is punched down and the wine is pumped over. Ageing takes place in neutral wood. The wines are neither filtered nor fined.

Producer:
Vintage:
2012
Country:
France
Region:
Rhone (Southern)
Appellation:
Chateauneuf du Pape
Variety:
Blend - Rhone
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
24
Bottle Size:
375
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Press & Reviews

Spectator

Score:
92
Date:
2015-10-02