Domaine du Galet des Papes Domaine du Galet des Papes Chateauneuf-du-Pape
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What does Domaine du Galet des Papes Domaine du Galet des Papes Chateauneuf-du-Pape taste like?
leather, earthy, smoke
red fruit, strawberry, cherry
tobacco, oak, vanilla
plum, blackberry, cassis
pepper, savory, licorice
nutty, dried fig
orange, lime, citrus
prune, raisin, dried apricot
Food Pairing with Domaine du Galet des Papes Domaine du Galet des Papes Chateauneuf-du-Pape
Chateauneuf-du-Pape, situated between Orange and Avignon in France's southern Rhône Valley, boasts a rich history steeped in winemaking tradition. Its name, "new castle of the Pope," harks back to the early 14th century when Pope Clement V established Avignon as the new papal residence. The legacy of this historic relocation endures in the region's name and its world-renowned wines.
The vineyards of Chateauneuf-du-Pape are nestled on soils comprised of pebbles, sandy soils, and ancient riverbeds. These large pebbles, known as galets, serve as natural moisture retainers and reflect sunlight... Read More