Let's start with the long name: Chateauneuf-du-Pape
. The wine takes its name from the town in southern Rhone so-named as it sits in the shadow of a medieval Papal palace.
Main features: the market launched is a mutualized market to meet the need in terms of mobile telephony for the commons of chateauneuf-du-pape
, courthzon, jonquires, orange, and the community of communes of the reunited country of orange.
Domaine Berthet-Rayne Chateauneuf-du-Pape
What's more, for a smart bottle similar to Chateauneuf-du-Pape
, it's only [pounds sterling]8.99!
(It's my conceit that someone somewhere out there appreciates this extra level of fanatical detail; maybe just maybe that is why some of our labels have made such an impression over the years.) Plan A was to call the wine "Old Telegram," but just as the Grenache grapes were about to arrive at the door, I thought it wouldn't hurt to do a bit more research on the whole subject of Chateauneuf-du-Pape
The booklet presents Autumn-Winter 2019-2020 trends inspired by a visit in Chateauneuf-du-Pape
, the former resort of the popes in Avignon, where Provence wines of exception are produced.
Calmel & Joseph Villa Blanche Piquepoul Noir 2016 Pays d'Herault, France (PS8.49, Waitrose, in store only) THE piquepoul noir grape is normally overshadowed by more familiar varieties in a Chateauneuf-du-Pape
In southern Rhone, Chateauneuf-du-Pape
is easily the region's best known wine.
It's a way more accessibly priced wine: The Chateauneuf-du-Pape
This year Asda has quadrupled its range to four - two champagnes, one prosecco and one Chateauneuf-du-Pape
, the first red magnum to hit the market.
Join Saga's new seven-night no-fly river cruise in France this summer and sail past vineyards, fields of lavender and sunflowers on the Rhone, tasting famous local wines such as Macon and Chateauneuf-du-Pape
. Depart on August 27 from St Pancras by Eurostar to join MS Bijou in Lyon, then call into Viviers and Arles and enjoy a trip to the Carmargue to see the white horses.
Here are home recommended recipes for Glazed Ham, Three-Cheese Mac 'n' Cheese, Spring Peas with Pancetta and Caramelized Onions, Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter, and Coconut Cake, paired with several delightful wines including Chateauneuf-du-Pape
, from the Rhone Valley of France, Donelan Cuvee Moriah, a California Syrah, or Albarino from Galicia, Spain.