Château de Beaucastel Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge 1986

AOC Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Vallée du Rhône, France

"Super refined, with all the fruit and character you could want in a Châteauneuf. Has game, cigar tobacco and berry aromas and black pepper and smoke flavors, with velvety tannins and a firm backbone.--Châteauneuf-du-Pape retrospective. Best from 1994 through 1996"