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Why do we love this wine?

Who cares what the critics say, when Head Mofo Buyer, John, a fairly unflappable sort, says of this wine: “hands down one of the best wines I’ve bought - simply stunning.” And then he put it on the table. As Richard Hemming (of jancisrobinson.com) says, it’s absolutely drinkable early. Plush and silky, but dark and there’s something a little devious about it, like a very naughty, good-looking child. You know the one, who’d be skipping school and charming the teachers and the parents into getting away with it, even though they knew full well what was going on. But it’s equally complex, meaty and brooding. Years will unfold the layers and wisdom that sets this wine on its comfortable pedestal.

Profile

Blackcurrant
Licorice
Meaty
Full-bodied
Round
Bold

And it’s another feather in the cap for the company, if I do say so myself. Which I just did. Châteauneuf-du-Pape of this quality, at this price. Welcome to Vinomofo, this is how we roll, making your aspirational wines affordable and risk-free. “Balanced and pure”... Jeb might have been talking about us. Nice one, John.

Note: these are MAGNUMS. That’s 1.5 litres of this glorious new-castle-of-the-Pope wine. Three of them, in fact.

Awards

Jeb Dunnuck
Concours General Agricole de Paris 2018
Concours des Vins d'Orange 2018
17.5/20 Richard Hemming MW - jancisrobinson.com
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Wine Nerd Stuff
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Specs

Region
Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Vintage
2016
Cellaring
2024
Preservatives
Sulphites
Alcohol by Vol.
15.5%
Closure
Cork
Bottle Vol
1.5L
Blend Info
50% Grenache, 25% Mourvédre, 25% Syrah
Serving Temp.
17.0°C

Region

Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Food Union
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Goes with

Beef
Rich Vegetables
Veal
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Dinner parties
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