Stupidly good CDR from this iconic estate, from an outstanding vintage. Deeply flavoured, deeply textured, deeply delicious.
Wine: COUDOULET de Beaucastel Côtes-du-Rhône 2016
Producer: Chateau de Beaucastel
Region/Country: Southern Rhone, France
Grape/s: Grenache, Mourvedre, Syrah, Cinsault
Production Method: Classic maceration occurs in cement tanks for 12 days. Pressing in pneumatic presses. Blending of the different varietals after malolactic fermentation. Ageing in Oak Foudres for 6 months.
Style: Beautiful dark colour, this Coudoulet red 2015 reveals great elegance with a spicy character, exuberant with melted tannins. A beautiful wine that can be enjoyed young.
Pairing Suggestion: Grilled meats, Mediterranean cuisine