External Reviews for Domaine de Cristia Grenache Vin de Pays des Portes de la Méditerranée
The 2006 Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes is one of the vintage's stars. An impressive, deep ruby/purple color is followed by notes of meat juices, roasted herbs, lavender, blackberries, and kirsch. Surprisingly full-bodied and dense for the vinta... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2006 Domaine de Cristia Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes 750ml
Beautiful red-ruby robe. Perfume of cinnamon and vanilla, mixed with hints of red fruits. Very soft tannins, with the same aromas as for the nose with an after taste of liquorice and blond tobacco.
Still tightly wound, with a core of damson plum, red licorice, crushed cherry and fruitcake notes held in check for now by racy, graphite-edged tannins. The long, sappy finish has a nice kirsch note. Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre. Best from 2010 thro... Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2006 Domaine de Cristia Chateauneuf du Pape 750ml