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Domaine Pierre Usseglio Côtes du Rhône 2003
"Red Wine Rhone Blends by Dom. Pierre Usseglio from Chateauneuf-du-Pape, France. The deep plum/ruby/purple-colored 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape (80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, and 10% Mourvedre and Cinsault; 40,000 bottles produced) exhibits aromas of cassis, black cherries, earth, and pepper. This full-bodied, tannic, rich, ageworthy... "
Very sharp acidic attack which gives the wine a real spritz. There's some volatile acidity there, and I actually had this in a restaurant where another table had sent the wine back (it was fine, but I believe the acids threw them off). Supple and soft leather tones with gentle cherry flavors. Searing acidity throughout, with nice high top notes of lilac and roses. Sharp finish. Really needs to be paired with food.
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One of the vintage's most profound wines, the 2003 Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee de Mon Aieul has a dense purple color as well as a glorious nose of blackberries, licorice, smoke, and some roasted meats and dried herbs. Amazingly opulent, even voluptuous... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2003 Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee de Mon Aieul 750ml
Luxurious Drinks offers you: Wine - red - 2003 - Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf-du-Pape - France - Region: Rhône - Apellation: Chateauneuf-du-Pape - Grenache blend - 750 ml.
A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2003 Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 750ml
Red wine - 2003 - Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf-du-Pape - France - Region: Rh
Really silky for an 03, with gorgeous raspberry ganache and cassis fruit that glides atop grilled herb, mineral and tar flavors. Long, authoritative finish shows lots of grip and fruit. A powerful yet racy wine. This really rocks. Drink now through ... Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Rhone in France. 2003 Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Cuvee de Mon Aieul 750ml
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