Châteauneuf-du-Pape Marcoux (Domaine de) Vieilles Vignes Famille Armenier 2010 - Lot of 2 Bottles
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Châteauneuf-du-Pape Marcoux (Domaine de) Vieilles Vignes Famille Armenier 2010

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color: Red
  • Organic
  • 15 %
  • 1.5L
  • Intensity
  • Full-bodied

La cuvée d'excellence du domaine Marcoux, assemblage de trois magnifiques parcelles de grenache, possède une solide aptitude à la garde. More info

  • Quantity: 2 Bottles
  • Level: 2 into-neck
  • Label: 2 good appearance
  • Country/Region: Rhône
  • Appellation/Wine: Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Armenier
  • More information....

Châteauneuf-du-Pape Marcoux (Domaine de) Vieilles Vignes Famille Armenier serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Viandes rouges grillées, Gigot à la provençale, Côtes de porc aux olives.

Lot presentation
Châteauneuf-du-Pape Marcoux (Domaine de) Vieilles Vignes Famille Armenier

Cuvée presentation

This Châteauneuf-du-Pape comes from a blend of several plots that each have their own identity: the Bois de la Ville and les Serres provide very concentrated juice, Farguerol and Cansaud provide extreme aromatic richness thanks to the red clay and finally the chalk-rich soils of Cabrières and Revès give incredible structure to the wine. On the nose, red fruit prevail accompanied by a slight woodiness. On the palate, the tannins are melted and elegant. The length is exceptional and over time the aromas of sous-bois, leather or tobacco can evolve.

Information about domain Domaine du Marcoux

In an appellation with a somewhat masculine image, here is a property run by two women, sisters, Catherine and Sophie Armenier, whose family can be traced back to 1344. Their brother, who left to pursue his career in the USA in 1995, managed the current property initially, pioneering biodynamic viticulture from 1991 onwards. Sophie joined him in 1990, and now runs the winery side of the business while Catherine came along in 1995 to manage the vineyard. Following a number of acquisitions, the property now boasts 28 hectares. Sixteen of these are dedicated to Châteauneuf red. The predominantly Grenache vines are between 50 and 100 years old. The domain concentrates on low yields and strives constantly to produce ever more delicate and supple wines.

Detailed characteristics

  • Quantity: 2 Bottles
  • Level: 2 into-neck
  • Label: 2 good appearance
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Original Wooden Case: No
  • French customs seal: yes
  • Alcohol percentage: 15 %
  • Country/Region: Rhône
  • Appellation/Wine: Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Armenier
  • Vintage: 2010
  • Color: Red
  • Service temperature: 16°
  • Viticulture: Organic
  • Volume: 4000 bottles
  • Intensity: Full-bodied
  • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
  • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
  • Grape variety: Grenache (majoritaire), Mourvèdre

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Châteauneuf-du-Pape Marcoux (Domaine de) Vieilles Vignes Famille Armenier 2010

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