More on 2004 Châteauneufs
16 Jan 2006 by JR
Jonathan Points, London W11: I was excited to read your tasting notes on the wines of southern Rhône 2004 , but noticed the omission of Clos des Papes . Is this because you have not had the chance to taste the wine or for some other reason? Your note on Vieux  Tél égraphe was not terribly complimentary compared to others I have read. Any explanation other than the obvious ones of personal preferences or different barrel samples? me: I was also surprised by the extent to which the Vieux Télégraphe failed to stand out for me but, as the note suggests,...

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