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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Domaine du Coulet

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Cornas

Grape Type:

Syrah/Shiraz

Cornas, Brise Cailloux, 2011

12x75cl £380.00

1 case

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Tasting Note:

Bright, peppery, fresh red fruit, juicy and vibrant ripe flavours of plum, cherry and strawberry, a nice touch of richness with a gentle balancing acidity. A lighter style, earlier drinking Cornas of great charm that nonetheless shows a good level of complexity with its stone, spice and herb overtones. Extremely pretty and very moreish. A cuvée made from Syrah that comes from the lower slopes and younger vineyards from across the estate, aged in a mixture of demi muids and concrete eggs.

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