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Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Chateau de Vaudieu

Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G Bottle
Appellation
Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Variety
Grenache
Age of Vines
60+
Farming
Sustainable
Soil
Red clay limestone, galets
Altitude
110 meters
Fermentation
Hand harvested, destemmed, fermented in tronconic concrete vats, 30 day maceration with delestage and remontage
Aging
18 months in new 600L French oak demi-muids

Overview

Amiral G is named in honor of the man was responsible for the construction on Château de Vaudieu in 1767, Amiral Jean-Jacques de Gérin. It is sourced from a parcel of old vine Grenache planted at a high point of a plateau of galets and red clay soils located northwest of the château. Harvested by hand, this Grenache is destemmed and fermented in tronconic concrete vats followed by aging in 600L French oak demi-muids.

Ratings & Reviews

96

2018 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: JD

98

2017 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: JD

96

2017 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: WA

95

2017 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: WS

99

2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: JD

96

2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: VM

96

2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: WA

97

2016 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: WS

96

2015 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Amiral G

Source: WS

Rhône, France
  • Location
    Rhône, France
  • Appellation
    Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Proprietor
    Famille Brechet
  • Winemaker
    Laurent Brechet
  • Size / Elevation
    70 hectares / 85-110 meters
  • Portfolio
    Eric Solomon Selections

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