celtic language, Cornas means "burnt
land" which somehow describe easily what
Cornas wine is about. The wine is robust, rich
has an old history in the Rhône Valley and in France.
It was one of Charlemagne favorite wine.
Cornas, vines grow in steep granitic slopes
facing the sun and planted only with Syrah,
meaning that there is only red wine in Cornas.
wine is harsh when young and then get structure
and balance after a few years. Cornas wine
needs at least 3 years in a cellar to mature.
Although it is recommended to wait between
5 to 10 years to enjoy all its aromas. Cornas
is the perfect wine to match game dishes.
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