Seek Out Chateauneuf du Pape Wine | Wine Folly
Learn about Châteauneuf-du-Pape wine: the blend, the taste, and how to find great wines at awesome values from the Southern Rhône region.
>Le Clos du Caillou : photos
Le Clos du Caillou is ideally located in the municipality of Courthézon. It is composed of 44 ha in Côtes du Rhône, and 9 ha in Châteauneuf du Pape appellation. The vineyard was installed mostly on its acquisition by the Pouizin family in 1956, now forming a vineyard of more than 50 years
Wines of Châteauneuf-du-Pape
We drove through a landscape covered in vineyards to the ruins of the château. Châteauneuf-du-Pape in France is the holy grail of red wine regions.
Maison des Vins in Chateauneuf Du Pape
Initiated by Chateauneuf Du Pape Appellation wine producers , Vinadea , the "Maison des Vins" located in Chateauneuf Du Pape , has a selection of 90 Domaines whose bottles are available here . Acting as a showroom for the Chateauneuf...
Ogier Clos de L’Oratoire Chateauneuf du Pape, Southern Rhone, France. | Blog Your Wine
Grapes 80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre, and 5% Cinsault Facts It’s been a little-while since I last had/reviewed a bottle of CdP (what the cool kids call it…or at least…what I call it). Chateauneuf-du-Pape isn’t for everyone – its intensity and “tertiary” flavors certainly take some getting use to – but I’d probably put it up there as my overall all-time favorite French wine region. Seven generations of winegrowers have tended to the...
Wine Tasting in Iconic Châteauneuf-du-Pape | To Europe And Beyond
Of all the places I could've gone wine tasting, I ended up in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. One of the most prestigious names in the oenology world!
Chateauneuf du Pape
The first vines were planted in this area in the 14th Century by the Popes of Avignon. Pope John XVII, one of these popes built a Summer residence on the summit of the village – hence the name, Chateauneuf du Pape (Newcastle of the Pope).
A Little Wine Tour Chateauneuf du Pape
A little wine tour is what we set out to do. Chateauneuf du Pape is not far from Carpentras where the brocante I love to go to is at. Though when I am at the brocante red wine, even in such a dream place as Chateauneuf du pape, is the last thing I think about. Today might have caused a change of habit... well let's just say after a morning at the brocante I might start going wine tasting, er um discovering wine that is: Chateauneuf du Pape Our first stop was Chateau la Nerthe. I could have…