Paul Jaboulet Aîné

Les Cèdres Châteauneuf-du-Pape Red Rhone Blend

9.0124 ratings
8.929 pro ratings
Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Southern Rhône, Rhône, France
Red Rhone Blend
Tomato-Based, Pasta, Salami & Prosciutto, Mushrooms, Onion, Pungent Cheese, Venison, Hard Cheese, Lamb, Pork, Beef
Top Notes For
Conrad Green

Nice fruit. Still bright with some tobacco and plum. In good shape for its age but not a profound wine

Nice fruit. Still bright with some tobacco and plum. In good shape for its age but not a profound wine

Dec 3rd, 2018
Matt Franco

A dignified old gal. Subtle gamey, earthy and flowery notes and surprising density for a CdP of its age. Pretty splendid.

A dignified old gal. Subtle gamey, earthy and flowery notes and surprising density for a CdP of its age. Pretty splendid.

Jun 7th, 2017
Greg Koslosky

90 points at its best , but would have liked it better years ago.

90 points at its best , but would have liked it better years ago.

May 13th, 2017
Matt Austin

Owner/Winemaker, Grosgrain Vineyards, Walla Walla, WA

8.8

I love tannin more than most, but this was too much for me and not in a structured, needs age kind of way.

I love tannin more than most, but this was too much for me and not in a structured, needs age kind of way.

Mar 27th, 2017
Greg Koslosky

A little past its peak.

A little past its peak.

Jul 29th, 2016
Greg Koslosky

Pretty and elegant very Burgundian in style .

Pretty and elegant very Burgundian in style .

Feb 15th, 2016
MICHAEL COOPER

Owner TomeVinos wine shops, WSET Level 3, Blogger www.spanishwinesandmore.com, blog.tomevinos.com

8.8

70% #garnacha 15 #cinsault 10 #syrah And 5 #monastrell #gsm #france #rhone hardly present in the nose. While also quite subtle on the palate. It does seem elegant and soft. It seems to have a woman's touch. Caroline Frey doesn't disappoint here. Basically it's an affordable #chateauneufdupape

70% #garnacha 15 #cinsault 10 #syrah And 5 #monastrell #gsm #france #rhone hardly present in the nose. While also quite subtle on the palate. It does seem elegant and soft. It seems to have a woman's touch. Caroline Frey doesn't disappoint here. Basically it's an affordable #chateauneufdupape

Nov 14th, 2015
Marisa Beverly

Enologist Au Bon Climat, Qupé and Verdad. Co-owner/winemaker Bevela Wines

8.4

What a wine to try! Experience wins here.

What a wine to try! Experience wins here.

Oct 2nd, 2015
Michael Pitts

'78

Jul 1st, 2015