CLOS DES PAPES Châteauneuf-du-Pape 2005 98 / $80 7,500 cases made Châteauneuf-du-Pape is a venerable name in French wine, and has always been the leading appellation in the Southern Rhône Valley. But the growing skills of a new generation of vintners, amplified by a string of successful vintages, has led to extraordinary wines and worldwide demand.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 29, 2007.
Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!
Passionate about wine? Wine Spectator magazine is looking for an enthusiastic copy editor in the New York office.
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash