Château de Beaucastel Hommage à Jacques Perrin Châteauneuf-du-Pape Red Rhone Blend 2001

9.528 ratings on Delectable
$429

The 2001 Chateauneuf du Pape Hommage a Jacques Perrin is a blend of 60% Mourvedre, 20% Grenache, 10% Counoise, and 10% Syrah. Full-bodied, excruciatingly backward, and nearly impenetrable, it boasts an inky/blue/purple color in addition to a promising nose of new saddle leather, melted asphalt, camphor, blackberries, smoky, roasted herbs, and Asian spices. A huge lashing of tannin as well as a formidable structure result in the antithesis of its more flattering, forward, and voluptuous sibling, the classic Beaucastel. Readers lucky enough to come across this cuvee should plan on waiting at least a decade before it begins to approach adolescence. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2040. Robert Parker

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Ratings on Delectable

Nick Davis Delectable Pro

Wine of the night. Blew my mind!

Wine of the night. Blew my mind!

10

Todd Alexander Delectable Pro

Terrific. No rush.

Terrific. No rush.

9.5

Eileen Hallmark Delectable Pro

2001 vintage

2001 vintage

9.5

DLynn Proctor Delectable Pro

Penfolds Ambassador

At Château

At Château

9.5

Jason Heller Delectable Pro

Master Sommelier

Brett!!

Brett!!

8.8

Edward Zimmerman Delectable Pro

Recalling a great evening arranged by Celine Sabon and Dominique Grangeon I revisited this amazing wine for NYEve

Recalling a great evening arranged by Celine Sabon and Dominique Grangeon I revisited this amazing wine for NYEve

9.7

Robert Cunningham Delectable Pro

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

Lovely ripe fruit with briar and bramble overtones and balanced with moderately long finish

Lovely ripe fruit with briar and bramble overtones and balanced with moderately long finish

8.9

Laurence Feraud Delectable Pro

2001 double decanted much better need to age 15 years

2001 double decanted much better need to age 15 years

8.7

Eric Crane Delectable Pro

Sommelier & Educator Empire Wine Distributors

2001

2001

9.5

Frédéric Galtier Delectable Pro

Château de Beaucastel: hommage à j. Perron 2001 - superbe, la garnacha est dans la place.

Château de Beaucastel: hommage à j. Perron 2001 - superbe, la garnacha est dans la place.

9.7