Châteauneuf-du-Pape

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Châ·teau·neuf-du-Pape

 (shä′tō-no͞of′do͞o-päp′)
n.
Any of various full-bodied, usually red wines from the southern Rhone River valley.

[After Châteauneuf-du-Pape, village near Avignon in southern France in the area where the wine is made (literally, "new castle of the Pope", from the papal residence located there in medieval times ).]
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Major organization : MAIRIE CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE (401057)
Domaine le Grand Destre 2016, Principaute d'Orange IGP, France (PS8.99, Laithwaites.co.uk) Love a glass of Chateauneuf du Pape but wince at the price?
What makes Chateauneuf-du-Pape most interesting, though, I learned after chatting with Princess, is that the wine is named 'du Pape' because the Chateauneuf du Pape commune was where the summer palace of the Pope was in the 14th century, just an hour from Avignon.
If your chap is a lover of fine wines he will enjoy this bottle of Chateauneuf Du Pape Grande Reserve.
If your dad is a lover of fine wines he will enjoy this bottle of Chateauneuf Du Pape Grande Reserve.
But he veered off course for a while and started talking about his love of red wine, especially 'Chateauneuf du Pape'.
Cellier Haut 2010 From Tesco's website, there's an awardwinner in Chateauneuf du Pape Cellier des Princes Haut des Coteaux 2010 (PS25).
"The heavier and darker the meat the better, but this wine will cross most boundaries." Colombo and Fille Chateauneuf Du Pape 2009, (France), was PS24.99 now PS18.99 while stocks last "A good full-style of Chateauneuf which is a Christmas classic.
Moving up scale a Crozes Hermitage is teriffic value, and then onto the most distinguished Gigondas, Vacqueyras, Cornas, St Joseph, and perhaps a Chateauneuf du Pape.
It is a particularly well-made blend from the Chateauneuf du Pape area and provides fruity, plum flavours, ripeness and depth, a spicy finish with vibrant, underpinning acidity.
Chateauneuf du Pape, Rhone Valley, France Situated in the Rhone Valley, home to some of France's oldest vines, Beaucastel has built its reputation and is now one of the most celebrated estates in Chateauneuf du Pape.