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Chateauneuf du Pape Lieu dit Pignan Pierre Henri Morel 2009 (750ML) FR Flag In Stock - Limited Qty
Chateauneuf du Pape Lieu dit Pignan Pierre Henri Morel 2009 (750ML)
92-94 WA 91 WS
"The 2009 Pierre-Henri Morel Châteauneuf-du-Pape Pignan is 100% Grenache (all destemmed and aged in demi-muid) that sees a very traditional elevage, with 12 months in concrete tank. Showing a superb bouquet (which is common from this lieu-dit) of sweet kirsch, blackberry, licorice, honey water, and mint/underbrush like qualities, the wine boasts an outstanding palate and mouth-feel with superb balance, a concentrated, rich texture, and fine tannin on the finish. More feminine and elegant than powerful, this delicious...91" RR 09/11 "This is fleshy and packed, showing dark roasted plum, fig and black currant paste fruit flavors, with lots of melted licorice and roasted apple wood notes. The grippy plum skin frame on the finish shows ambitious extraction, but the length is there...91" WS 11/11 "This is a wine that teeters on the edge between superripeness and overripeness. At one moment its fruit comes across as slightly herbal and raspberry-like, while the next it can seem slightly raisined, with a hint of nail polish. It’s round and creamy in texture, with a long finish framed in elegant, soft tannins....91" WE 10/12
Product #: 347818

Bottle Price: $65.99
Case Price: $791.88