2006 Domaine Courbis Cornas Champelrose
2 Ratings
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2 Ratings
2006 Domaine Courbis Cornas Champelrose

Wine Details

Varietal

Syrah

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2011 Vintage) A full bodied and satisfying red wine made from 100% Syrah with a hint of blackcurrants, raspberries and violets in the background combined with spice and smoky notes.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2005 Vintage) Ruby-red. Ripe red and dark berry aromas are complicated by cured tobacco and dried flowers. Nicely focused dark fruit flavors are firmed by youthful tannins and gain sweetness with air, finishing wit...

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Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: (88-90) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 163 on Feb-06
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: (90-93) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2009 Vintage) "Interestingly, the 2009 Cornas Champelrose is slightly more voluptuously textured and softer. However, I wonder if its sexy display of cassis fruit and extravagant richness is hiding more tannin than is obvious? In any event, it is a prodigious Cornas possessing all the pepper, smoked game, blackberry, cassis, burning ember and scorched earth characteristics one could desire. This rich, full-bodied 2009 should be a singular Cornas to drink over the next 15+ years."