Courbis Saint Joseph Les Royes Rhône Valley 2015

£25.61

£153.62

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Ripe black cherry with vanilla undertones, smooth and elegant. Powerful Syrah from the Northern Rhone. Made from 100% Syrah, this lovely wine shows typical notes of black olives combined with spicy, smoky undertones. Smooth, silky and concentrated.

Awards 93Pts, Robert Parker, 2016

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Ripe black cherry with vanilla undertones, smooth and elegant. Powerful Syrah from the Northern Rhone.
Producer Note
Domaine Courbis dates from the 16th century and has been handed down from father to son since the start of the 20th century. Now under the dynamic partnership of two brothers: Laurent, who is responsible for winemaking, and Dominique who looks after the vineyard. The vineyard currently extends to 35 hectares (including eight hectares in Cornas, five hectares in Saint Joseph Blanc and 19 hectares in Saint Joseph Rouge) in the communes of Châteaubourg and Cornas. The vines are planted on steep hillsides facing South and West. The wine cellar is modern and equipped with temperature controlled stainless steel tanks and oak casks. The wines of Domaine Courbis are of extremely high quality and are consistently met with worldwide acclaim. Winemaking
The grapes are hand harvested, destemmed and lightly pressed. Vinification takes place in sealed temperature controlled stainless steel tanks at 30-32C. Maceration lasts 10 days. The wine was aged in oak, of which 20% was new, for 14 months. Tasting Note
Made from 100% Syrah, this lovely wine shows typical notes of black olives combined with spicy, smoky undertones. Smooth, silky and concentrated. Serving Suggestion
At room temperature to accompany roast meats and poultry.

Country - France

Region - Rhône

Grape Varieties - Syrah 100%

Alcohol by volume - 13%

Bottle - 75cl

Producer - Domaine Courbis

Tasting notes - Made from 100% Syrah, this lovely wine shows typical notes of black olives combined with spicy, smoky undertones. Smooth, silky and concentrated.

Awards 93Pts, Robert Parker, 2016

Courbis Saint Joseph Les Royes Rhône Valley 2015

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