CatArinA 2015 - Châteauneuf-du-Pape
2015 is one of the great vintages of the appellation. The wines are generous and opulent, made of ripe fruit in perfect sanitary condition.
Shoulder of lamb with thyme.
The Sommelier's Tips
Serving temperature : 15 -17°C.
Decanting : 1 hour.
From 10 to 15 years.
As to the reds, these were impressive across the board. The 2015 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Catarina (85% Grenache, 10% Syrah, and 5% Mourvèdre), offers lots of black and blue fruits, pepper, blackberry jam, and violet aromas and flavors. It’s rich, nicely textured, and has solid depth and concentration.
Jeb Dunnuck (October 2016) The Wine Advocate