Guillaume Gilles, Cornas, 2017 (1.5L)

$169.99
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Intense aromas of black olive, Cherry Heering, dried plums, and violets. Earthy and animalistic.

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What Rosenthal Wine Merchant has to say about this wine...

Cornas: This is the grand wine of this tiny domaine. The vines are situation on the higher slopes of the Chaillot vineyard. The “terroir” is more complex here with a mixture of soil types and expositions. There are terraces of pure granite that are oriented east – southeast; then, these are supplemented by terraces that sit on a clay-limestone base that have a full southern exposure. The grapes are never destemmed, the cuvaison is long (30 days) and the elevage is in demi-muids for eighteen months. As with the other wines of the domaine, this wine is neither fined nor filtered.

Details

  • Country

    France

  • Region

    Northern Rhone

  • Grape Variety

    Syrah

  • Vintage

    2017

  • Size

    1.5L

  • Farming Practice

    Organic

  • Style

    Earthy , Spicy , Tannic

  • Sweetness

    Dry

  • Body

    Full Bodied