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Date Printed: 12/21/2014
Domaine du Vieux Telegraphe Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Crau 2009
Domaine du Vieux Telegraphe Chateauneuf-du-Pape La Crau 2009
(search item no. 113544)
collectible wine

Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
PRICE ON 12/21/2014: $85.00

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 The Wine Advocate rating: 95 points
2012 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2012 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2011 Wine & Spirits rating: 96 points
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2011 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2010 The Wine Advocate rating: 97 points
2010 Wine Spectator rating: 96 points
2010 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points
2010 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2008 Wine Spectator rating: 92 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 91 points
2008 International Wine Cellar rating: 90 points
2007 The Wine Advocate rating: 96 points
2007 Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
2007 International Wine Cellar rating: 93 points
2006 International Wine Cellar rating: 94 points
2006 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points
2006 The Wine Advocate rating: 93 points
2005 Wine Spectator rating: 95 points
2004 Wine Spectator rating: 94 points
2003 Wine & Spirits rating: 94 points
2003 Wine Spectator rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A classic red Ch√Ęteauneuf-du-Pape, very fine and elegant. The best vintages will age for 25 years and more.
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About Domaine du Vieux Telegraphe:

The AOC for Chateauneuf-du-Pape is in the Rhone Valley stretching from Orange to Avignon. Domaine Vieux Telegraphe was founded in 1895, and takes it name Vieux Telegraphe (Old Telegraph) from a rocky plateau of the Domaine where in 1792 Me. Chappe, the inventor of the optical telegraph, installed a relay tower.