This very aromatic Châteauneuf du Pape has spent 18 months in large oak barrel. Intense and complex with cherry notes and white pepper notes. A powerful wine with ripe tannins.
Located in Châteauneuf du Pape, Domaine Bosquet des Papes is owned by the Boiron, a vintners family that goes back five generations. Each of them extended the estate while keeping in mind the preservation of the terroir and in 1965 Maurice, 4th generation, founded the estate Bosquet des Papes. Today his son Nicolas runs the domaine alongside his wife Jeanne-Claire. Using traditional wine making method, they aim to produce wines that require long period maturing in the cellar in order to be appreciated. Their wines are usually structured with firm tannin. View our selection.
The estate covers 27 hectares of vine in Châteauneuf du Pape red and 1.5 hectares in white. They also own 3.5 hectares in Côtes du Rhône AOC. Grenache is the main grape planted but Syrah, Cinsault and Mourvèdre contribute to the blend in order to add character to the wines.
Châteauneuf du Pape ‘Cuvée Traditon’ (white and red), ‘A La Gloire De Mon Pere’ (red), ‘Chante Le Merle’ (red) and ‘La Folie’ (red). Côtes du Rhône Rouge and Le Rosé de Zaza.