Clos de L’Oratoire des Papes Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc 2017
About Clos de l’Oratoire des Papes
Clos de l’Oratoire des Papes is widely considered as an icon in Châteauneuf-du-Pape and it would be difficult to sum up its history, which dates back to the 19th century, in just a few lines. From 1880 and 1926 to the more recent 2000, countless years have helped to forge the legacy of this mythical wine.
The birth of Clos de l’Oratoire des Papes was followed by the creation of this emblematic bottle label in 1926. Almost a century later it remains completely unchanged and has ...New York, New Jersey, California, Illinois
The palate is as powerful as the vintage itself. The limestone helped to conserve the wine’s approachability and has imparted a beautiful salinity to the finish which contrasts with the richness of the attack. A pleasant hint of bitterness lingers on the end palate to bring a unique dimension to the tasting experience.