Domaine de la Janasse   Chateuneuf du Pape Vieilles Vignes

2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes

By Domaine de la Janasse

2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes from Domaine de la Janasse, Rhone

The 2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes from Domaine de la Janasse is a vintage that immediately catches the eye. An ethereal essence of the famed Rhone region, it offers connoisseurs a gustatory compass to an unforgettable wine experience. Domaine de la Janasse, revered for their consistent production of high-quality wines, proves true to their name with this exquisite year.

 

Musical intertwining of varietals for the optimum wine investment

The wine's blend displays a harmonious confluence of age-old Grenache, Mourvèdre and Syrah grapes. This remarkable intertwining mirrors an orchestra in harmony, promising a drinking experience akin to a symphony composed by nature herself. With a sublime balance between fruit concentration and assertive tannins, the 2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes makes an impressive addition to any investment portfolio.

Aged in old oak barrels for a minimum of 12 months, each sip reveals undertones of blackberry and cherry, layered with hints of earth and spice. The Mourvèdre adds firmness and depth to the blend while the Syrah provides an elegant peppery spice.

 

Celestial alignments favoring a majestic creation

The vintage year 2019 has undoubtedly been kind to Rhone winemakers. A particularly hot summer season ensured the grapes achieved optimal ripeness and complexity. However, unlike other hot vintages, the nights remained refreshingly cool allowing the grapes to retain their essential acidity and balance.

Highlighted by intense dark fruit flavours and a finely interwoven layer of robust formal structure, the 2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes showcases the power and vitality of Rhone's ancient vineyard soils.

The intricate tannin dance, coupled with just the right dose of acid, presents a promising aging future. This is truly a wine that thrills upon release, yet promises even more exciting complexity with age.

Steeps in rich Rhone history and tradition, every gleaming bottle of the 2019 Chateuneuf-du-Pape Vieilles Vignes from Domaine de la Janasse is an appreciating luxury asset. Much more than just delightful hedonism, it offers savvy investors the pleasurable potential for long-term capital gains.

Current market price

HK$6,127.25

12x75cl

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