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Romain Duvernay

Cornas 2014

EAN Code: 3760256772423

SOIL TYPES : Primary rock of granitic type, terraced vineyard.

GRAPE VARIETIES : 100% Syrah

VINIFICATION : Harvested when sugars and tannins have peaked, destemming and pre-fermenting cold maceration. Classic pump-over during fermenting phase then racking while ageing in barrels.

TASTING NOTES : Bright ruby red colour with orangey red hue. Open, powerful and rich nose with red berries aromas, enhanced with some notes of vanilla and spices. Fleshy on the palate, with a real freshness which gives this wine a harmonious sensation. Very good ageing potential, up to 2020.

FOOD AND WINE MATCHING : Enjoy it with black pudding, venison or grilled red meat.

  • Range : North Rhône Valley
  • 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.