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Romain Duvernay

Lirac 2018

EAN Code: 3760256771709

SOIL TYPES: Rounded pebbles from clayey plateau.

GRAPE VARIETIES: syrah 80%, Grenache Noir 20%

VINIFICATION: Optimal matured harvest for all regarding both for tannins and sugar content. Separate vinification for grape varieties; Destemming and crushing, incubation for a 25-day maceration for Syrah and 21 days for Grenache.

TASTING NOTES: Silky red wine. Expressive and complex nose with red fruits aromas and spicy notes. Gourmand and elegant in mouth.

FOOD AND WINE MATCHING: Ideal with poultry and white meat, grilled meats, lamb and cheese. Serve at 18 ° C. Can be stored for 8 years.

RATINGS : (90-93)  R. PARKER 2018, BRONZE 89/100 DECANTER 2018, 14.5/20 BETTANE+DESSEAUVE 2019

  • Range : South Rhône Valley Appellations
  • Colour : Red

Romain Duvernay



Romain Duvenay is a talented oenologist associated with the company NewRhône Millésimes, known as one of the finest palates of the region by his peers.

After perfecting his art in Bordeaux, in Languedoc and Burgundy and while working for a national restaurant trade distributor, he quickly falls in love with all the resources of the Rhône Valley, especially for its iconic grape varieties: Grenache , Syrah and Mourvèdre.

Knowing all the finest points of grape varieties and terroirs, in 2010 Romain Duvernay creates the brand which bears his name, showcasing his talent equally with appellations from the north and the south of the Rhône Valley.


In 2016, Jean-Marc Pottiez, creator and developer of major brands in Champagne and Burgundy, and confident in the development potential of a viticultural production region as rich as the Rhone Valley, decided to create the company NewRhône Millésimes. To this end, he teams up with the talented Romain DUVERNAY and buys his signature brand.

Under this signature, Romain Duvernay and Jean-Marc Pottiez then develop several partnerships between domains of the South and the North of the Rhone Valley and the company NewRhône Millésimes, with the aim of finding the most beautiful expressions of the terroirs and grape varieties of this region rich in diversity.



89-91 Robert Parker 2019