Cornas wines are characterized by a strong character, full bodied.
These are wines with dark dresses, virile, robust, full-bodied, highlighted by hints of mineral, animal, floral and spicy, relatively solar.
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France - Vallée du Rhône
Located on the right bank of the Rhone, near Valence, the town of Cornas is a "Grand Terroir".
Exceptional micro-climate, granitic, old vines are superb assets for success of wines.
Laurent and Dominique Courbis operate vineyards on steep slopes, in St. Joseph and Cornas appellation in the Cotes du Rhone.
The wines are elegant and delicate while developing some power.
"Foot of the hill", from very old vines (planted in 1919), with an area of 2.5 ha, with a plot of fifteen years or in any 4.3 ha for this wine.
About 20,000 bottles an average yield of about 37 hl / ha.
New barrels (15%), 1 wine barrels (70%), 2 barrels of wine (15%).
Bottling after 16 months of aging.
"Cornas wines are characterized by a strong character, full bodied.
These are wines with dark dresses, virile, robust, full-bodied, highlighted by hints of mineral, animal, floral and spicy, relatively solar. "
Aging potential in your cellar:
A drink now.
Alcohol abuse is dangerous for health.
Consume with moderation.
"The consumption of alcoholic drinks during pregnancy, even in small amounts, can have serious consequences on the health of the child"
|Region:||Wine of Côtes du Rhône|
|Naming of wines :||Cornas|
|Color :||Red wine|
|Type of farming:||conventional agriculture|
|Keep :||Childcare potential of 8 years and over|
|Style of wines :||Bodied red wine|
|The advice of guides :||French Wine Review, Parker, Bettane - Desseauve|