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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Domaine du Coulet

Region:

Rhône

Appellation:

Cornas

Grape Variety:

Syrah

Cornas, Les Billes Noires, 2012

12x75cl £585.00

1 case Equiv. £48.75 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Silky, refined and vibrant; notes of ripe bramble, cherry and sloe fruit with touches of liqueur and salt on the long finish. Easy yet complex
and intense yet refined, this is highly sophisticated, vital Cornas. From the high-up Arlettes vineyard, the name Billes Noires or ‘Black
Marbles’ refers to the consistently tiny grapes that this single vineyard produces. They are the estate’s highest vines, the soils here are shallow,
very well drained and yields are extremely low.

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France’s wine growing “Rhone Valley” in reality covers two very distinct wine growing regions, separated by a vine-free gap of approximately 30 miles. Whilst the A.O.C. Cotes de Rhone can in theory come from both the North and the South, in practice the two zones produce remarkably distinct wines. ...