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Magazine Archives: July 31, 2005

2003 in Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Tastings at 12 top domaines provide a preview of an exciting year
James Molesworth
Issue: July 31, 2005

I spent a week in France this past March visiting a dozen of the top domaines in Châteauneuf-du-Pape, the premier appellation of the Southern Rhône Valley, to taste the red and white wines of 2003. The vintage shows outstanding potential, and the top wines promise to become benchmarks for the region.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 31, 2005.

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