Chateauneuf du Pape, Deus Ex Machina - 2008

Clos Saint Jean, Chateauneuf du Pape, Deus Ex Machina - 2008

Chateauneuf du Pape, Deus Ex Machina - 2008

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TYPE: Red Wine
PRODUCER: Clos Saint Jean
APPELLATION: Chateauneuf du Pape
CUVÉE: Deus Ex Machina
VINTAGE: 2008
COUNTRY: France
REGION: Rhone, Southern Rhône, Châteauneuf-du-Pape
VOLUME: 0.75 L
FILL LEVEL: Neck
LABEL CONDITION: GL
PACKAGING: Loose
POINTS: 96 by Robert Parker
TASTING NOTES: As Robert Parker noted upon release, the 2008 Chateauneuf du Pape Deus Ex Machina is the wine of the vintage. After ten years, it shows no sign of giving up that title, remaining rich, velvety and long. It's evolved in a meaty-savory direction, losing sweet fruit but retaining concentration, spicy complexity and tremendous length. It should continue to drink well through at least 2025

Stock: 6

All wines are packed with the utmost care in a firm case, custom made for the shipment of wines. You can pick up your order yourself or have it delivered to an address of your choice. Once the wines have been collected by UPS, you will be provided with an UPS tracking code. Orders placed and paid before 13:00 on a working day, will be sent the same day.

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Châteauneuf-du-Pape

About Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Châteauneuf-du-Pape, a historic and revered wine appellation nestled in the southern Rhône Valley of France, holds a prestigious position among the world's iconic wine regions. Its name, translating to "New Castle of the Pope," pays homage to the period when Pope Clement V established the papal court in Avignon during the 14th century. This terroir-rich region is celebrated for producing powerful and distinctive wines, primarily red blends dominated by Grenache, accompanied by notable white wines.

The grape varieties in Châteauneuf-du-Pape create a symphony of flavors, textures, and aromas. Red wines, the majority, showcase Grenache, complemented by Syrah, Mourvèdre, Cinsault, and others. White wines, though less common, add diversity to the region, featuring blends of Grenache Blanc, Roussanne, Clairette, and Bourboulenc, resulting in wines of depth and complexity.

Châteauneuf-du-Pape's terroir is characterized by a diverse range of soils, including the iconic galets roulés, large rounded stones that store heat and contribute to grape ripening. Winemakers in the region employ traditional techniques, fermenting and aging wines in various vessels such as concrete tanks, large wooden foudres, and smaller oak barrels. This allows for the nuanced development of complexity and refinement of tannic structure.

The tasting profile of Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines is distinctive. Red wines are known for their full-bodied nature, rich texture, and a diverse array of flavors, including dark fruits like blackberry and cherry, complemented by herbal and spicy elements. White wines exhibit richness and complexity, featuring flavors of stone fruits, citrus, and occasional herbal or nutty nuances.

Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines have excellent aging potential. Well-made reds develop nuanced tertiary characteristics, while whites gain complexity and depth over time. Traditionally bottled in dark bottles embossed with the papal coat of arms, Châteauneuf-du-Pape wines are a symbol of Rhône Valley winemaking excellence.

While Châteauneuf-du-Pape lacks a formal classification system like Bordeaux, the diverse terroir contributes to the uniqueness of individual vineyards. This region's rich history, diverse terroir, and the mastery of winemakers have solidified its status as a beacon of the southern Rhône, producing wines of power, complexity, and enduring appeal.

The most renowned producers of Châteauneuf-du-Pape include Château de Beaucastel, Château Rayas, Clos des Papes and Henri Bonneau. 

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