Côtes du Rhône Rouge "Grande Réserve" 2015 - Château Beauchêne


"Grande Réserve" is the first Côtes du Rhône of Château Beauchêne, already showing what they are capable of. Made of quite old vines for this appellation (30 to 50 years old!), it displays intense flavours of ripe red fruit, violet and blackcurrant with yummy spicy notes. Very, very well made Côtes du Rhône for this price!

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"Grande Réserve" is the first Côtes du Rhône of Château Beauchêne, already showing what they are capable of. Made of quite old vines for this appellation (30 to 50 years old!), it displays intense flavours of ripe red fruit, violet and blackcurrant with yummy spicy notes. Very, very well made Côtes du Rhône for this price!
 
Wine CharacteristicsWhen & how to drink?
 
Domain: Château Beauchêne
Vintage: 2015
Appellation: Côtes du Rhône
Region: Rhône Valley
Type: Dry
 
Grapes: 60% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 10% Carignan, 5% Cinsault
 
 
Drink from now to 2020
Open 1 hour before and serve at 16-18°C
 
Food pairing idea: Beef carpaccio, roasted chicken.
 
 Technical stuff
  
Soil: Stone, pebble rocks, clay, limestone
Age of vines: 30 to 50 years old
Harvest: Manual
Maturing: 6 to 12 months in stainless steel vats
Alcohol: 14%
 
What experts say  
  85/100 "Clear garnet with youthful tints. Pleasant nose of redcurrant, raspberry jam and a spice touch. Aromatic entry showing lovely natural, precise fruit, some subtle tannins and a touch of garrigue. Very enjoyable." (2014 vintage)  
  
1* Remarkable wine (2012 vintage)
  
  90/100  
  Bronze Medal at Concours des Vignerons Indépendants 2016  
  Silver Medal at International Wine Challenge 2016  

 

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Côtes du Rhône Rouge "Grande Réserve" 2015 - Château Beauchêne

Côtes du Rhône Rouge "Grande Réserve" 2015 - Château Beauchêne

"Grande Réserve" is the first Côtes du Rhône of Château Beauchêne, already showing what they are capable of. Made of quite old vines for this appellation (30 to 50 years old!), it displays intense flavours of ripe red fruit, violet and blackcurrant with yummy spicy notes. Very, very well made Côtes du Rhône for this price!