Saturday, April 26, 2008

Chateau Pesquie Terrasses 2004

  • Area: France, Vacqueyras Rhone
  • Grape: 70% Grenache (60 year vines), 30% Syrah (30 year vines)
  • Alcohol: 14%
  • Our Rating: Black: 92 Dilettante: 94 NWJR: 90

Description: Deep ruby/purple with notes of chocolate, dark cherry, graphite with hits of earth and leather. Rich and concentrated on the palate with a lively and lingering finish. Under $15, this is an amazing wine for the price. Decanting not required.
Food Paring: Great with steak au poivre. The pepper in the steak brought out the spiciness of the Grenache.
TV Pairing: Sex and the City

Chateau Pesquie

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