ITEM 8307636 - Removed from a temperature and humidity controlled wine storage unit
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...heady, opulent fig, crushed plum and boysenberry fruit...racy graphite and incense-infused structure. Superlong, with black tea, warm fig reduction, chocolate and roasted apple wood notes...Great underlying acidity...Very impressive.
The 2008 Chateauneuf du Pape Deus-Ex Machina is the wine of the vintage...this is an aberration for a 2008. However, if it’s a freak, it’s an extraordinary one.
Seductively perfumed nose evokes raspberry preserves, potpourri and incense...Sappy red and dark berry flavors are silky in texture and complicated by rose pastille, clove and star anise nuances. Already very complex...