Château de la Font du Loup

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Château de la Font du Loup

Châteauneuf-du-Pape

2013

The 2013 Châteauneuf du Pape is a classic wine from this estate and gives up pretty notes of strawberries, licorice, peppery herbs and leather. The wine is made from 60% Grenache, 20% Mourvèdre, 15% Syrah and the rest Cinsault. Drink this medium-bodied, elegant and lightly textured 2013 over the coming 5-6 years. It’s a sexy, forward beauty that’s hard to resist.

*****

beautifully balanced. amazingly smooth. typical of wines from this region…but atypically delightful.

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