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Domaine de la Janasse Châteauneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes 2010

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2010 Janasse, Domaine de la Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes 1500ml

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De la Janasse:
Aimé SABON comes back from his military duty in 1967 and takes over his father's vineyards (who was bringing his grapes into cooperative cave) and father-in-law's vineyards (who was selling the wine). He builds his cave in 1973 and thus creates the domain of La Janasse, from the name of family camp located in Courthezon. His ambition will be to enlarge the domain by acquiring new vineyards of ... Read more
Aimé SABON comes back from his military duty in 1967 and takes over his father's vineyards (who was bringing his grapes into cooperative cave) and father-in-law's vineyards (who was selling the wine). He builds his cave in 1973 and thus creates the domain of La Janasse, from the name of family camp located in Courthezon. His ambition will be to enlarge the domain by acquiring new vineyards of different varieties, going from 15 ha to 55 ha nowadays. In 1991, after a BTA in winemaking and oenology at Beaune and a BTS in marketing at Macon, Christophe joins his father who leaves him the responsability of the cave. He will create the different vintages and develop the marketing of the domain. Isabelle, the sister of Christophe and also oenologist, joins the team in 2001. Nowadays, all SABON family members work together on the domain : * Aimé SABON : vineyards * Hélène SABON : accountancy - administrative * Isabelle SABON : marketing - vinification * Christophe SABON : vineyards - vinification - marketing Read less

External Reviews for Domaine de la Janasse Châteauneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/10/2012

A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2010 Janasse, Domaine de la Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes 1500ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/13/2012

The 2010 Domaine de la Janasse Châteauneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes should be one of the top wines in the vintage. Displaying a profound aromatic array of dark fruits, crème de cassis, chocolate, licorice, and spice, all with amazing clarity and fresh... Rhone Report, The. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2010 Janasse, Domaine de la Chateauneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes 1500ml




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