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Chateauneuf du Pape Les Baud Bois de Boursan 2007 (750ML) FR Flag In Stock - Limited Qty
Chateauneuf du Pape Les Baud Bois de Boursan 2007 (750ML)
93+ WA
"A relatively new offering, the Chateauneuf du Pape Les Baud (I have incorrectly spelled it “Baudes” on occasion) has only been produced in 2003 and 2007. The 2007, a 115-case blend of 50% Grenache, 35% Mourvedre, and 15% Syrah, is the most concentrated of the three 2007s as well as backward, tannic, and massive. There are copious notes of new saddle leather, truffles, graphite, and earth, but this wine requires 4-5 years of cellaring. It appears that the Versino family is trying to make an exceptionally long-lived Chateauneuf, but purchasers should not touch a bottle for at least five years. It should age for two decades or more. The Versino family is another that immigrated from Italy to Chateauneuf du Pape. The current proprietor, Jean-Paul Versino, has produced a bevy of beautiful wines from the Bois de Boursan’s 40+ acres of vineyards. In 2008, none of the special cuvees were made...93+" WA 10/09
Product #: 330583

Bottle Price: $63.00
Case Price: $756.00