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2010 Maison Chapoutier Chateauneuf-du-Pape Croix de Bois
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About Maison Chapoutier

Maison Chapoutier, the first n├ęgociant and producer to mark their bottlings with braille, was established in 1879 by Polydor Chapoutier. The business has remained family owned since then and is now run by Michel Chapoutier. His hands off approach to winemaking has lead to a resurgence in quality at Maison Chapoutier, which now produces some of the finest wines in the Rhone region of France.

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2010 Maison Chapoutier Chateauneuf-du-Pape Croix de Bois

Producer: Maison Chapoutier
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Rhone Blend
Origin: France
Region: Rhone
Appellation: Chateauneuf du Pape

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94 Points | International Wine Cellar , January/February 2013

Vivid ruby.  A heady, seductive bouquet evokes black raspberry and cherry liqueur, potpourri and allspice, with a bright mineral overtone.  Shows impressive clarity and energy, offering penetrating dark berry and floral pastille flavors that gain weight with air.  Spreads out on the finish, which features soft tannins and a whiplash of sweet dark fruit.  This wine was raised entirely in concrete.

94 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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