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Domaine du Pegau
2016 Cuvée Reservee Châteauneuf-du-Pape Blanc

Owned by the dynamic father-and-daughter team of Paul and Laurence Féraud, Domaine du Pegau has emerged as one of the most iconic estates in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. A benchmark producer of traditionally-styled Châteauneuf-du- Pape, Pegau's bottlings are justifiably ranked among the greatest wines in the world.

Domaine du Pegau 2016 Cuvée Reservee Châteauneuf-du-Pape Blanc

Tasting Notes: Aromas of peach, apple and nectarine, with light floral notes and a touch of minerality. Clean, crisp and fresh, with great acidity.

Serve With: 

Excellent with savory cheeses and fish/shellfish
(especially dishes such as bouillabaisse).

Vineyards
48+ acres red Châteauneuf-du-Pape (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvèdre, other authorized varietals including Counoise, Cinsault, Vaccarèse, more). 3.7 acres white Châteauneuf-du- Pape (Clairette, Grenache Blanc, Bourboulenc, Roussanne), nearly 20 acres of red Vin de Table. CdP vineyards are located in the communes of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Courthézon (La Crau), and Bédarrides (Cabanes de Saint Jean and Les Escondudes).

Appellation
Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Composition
60% Clairette, 20% Grenache blanc, 10% Roussanne and10% Bourboulenc.

Viticulture
Vines average 25 years in age.

Vinification
Bunches were pressed whole and the juice was run into stainless steel tanks for a cool fermentation. Filtered and bottled very young, with no malolactic fermentation.

Alcohol
14%

Accolades
93 pts – JM, Wine Spectator Insider, 8/16/17 (2016).91 pts – JD, The Wine Advocate, 10/16 (2015 vintage).92 pts – JM, The Wine Spectator, 11/15 (2014 vintage).92 pts – JR, Vinous Media, 4/16 (2013 vintage).91 pts – JR, Vinous Media, 4/16 (2012 vintage).91 pts – JM, The Wine Spectator, 10/11 (2010 vintage).

UPC
750 ml: 0 97871 00952 2

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Label
300 DPI Label

Tech Sheet
Pegau Cuvee Reservee Blanc 2016 TS

Shelf Talker
Pegau Cuvee Reservee Blanc 2016 ST

Case Card
Pegau Cuvee Reservee Blanc 2016 CC

Product Review
Pegau Cuvee Reservee Blanc 2016 PR

Bottle Shot
Pegau Cuvee Reservee Blanc 2016 BS


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