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Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2013 Wine Review

Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2013

Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2013

Ch√Ęteauneuf-Du-Pape, Rhone, France

Community Score:96/100

Community Reviews: 5

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Price: $105.00

Drink: 2018-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe

Agent: Winetrader

Natalie's Score: 96/100

Superb! Polished, bright and vibrant when I expected a monster of a dark red wine. The heft is there yet this wine doesn't taste either hot (from alcohol) or heavy -- so balanced, elegant and long in the finish. Pair with prime rib.

Food pairings: rare rib steak, apricot and fresh green herb stuffed pork chops, roast pheasant.

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This Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe La Crau 2013 was reviewed on December 30, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Sophia Wouter rated this wine as 99/100
Simon Chen rated this wine as 93/100 with the following review:

Simply an outstanding CDP. 65% Grenache, 15% Mouvedre, 15% Syrah, 5% Cinsault. The Grenache gives this welcoming, warm, bright fruits on the initial palate, followed by gentle acidity and smooth tannin that coat your entire mouth. Everything is very well balanced. However, it doesn't have enough depth/weight at this stage. Hopefully, aging will help!

A great CDP from a great producer!
La Crau (2013) is a BIG Ch√Ęteauneuf-Du-Pape, from Domaine Du Vieux Telegraphe. At 14.5 % abv, this wine needs food -- it also needs time in the cellar -- give it three to five years. - Community Wine Reviews

1 Member would buy this wine again

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