Grapes: 30% Grenache, 30% Mourvedre, 10% Counoise, 10% Syrah, 5% Cinsault, 15% (others)
Region: France> Rhone Valley> Southern Rhone> Chateauneuf du Pape.
Notes: Library Reserve (Released from winery in 2020), Organic farming, Old vines, Aged in oak Foudres.
Description: You don't do a Library release unless the harvest and final product is special. The 2006 was a special year for Beaucastel, so this is in limited quantity.
Chateau de Beaucastel, owed by the Famille Perrin, has long been regarded as one of France’s greatest vineyard for aging potential. With all thirteen varieties of the appallation organically grown since the 60’s.
Suggestion: Decant in glass only, keep cork in bottle after opening to prevent too much oxidation.