Bosquet des Papes, Chante le Merle Vieilles Vignes, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Rhône, France, 2014
Chante le Merle Vieilles Vignes
Platinum: Best Red Rhône over £15
85% Grenache, 5% Syrah, 10% Mourvedre
A coated aroma of red berries, a little baked bread and a hint of treacle make for a complex and appealing nose. The palate is juicy with raspberry fruit and a carefree style which finishes with assertive spice and crisp acidity.