Domaine Eric & Joel Durand
Confidence Red | Cornas
100% Syrah
VINIFICATION
TASTING
ACCOLADES
Selection of harvests in two areas of Cornas where the soil is shallow. Granite soils. Vines : 25 to 30 years old - Yield : 35hl/ha
The grapes are harvested when their balance is at its best. Fermentation starts after destemming and cold maceration for 4 days at 8°C. The cap is punched every day by hand. Vinification lasts 28 days.
CONFIDENCE is matured in two types of barrel: 20% new and the rest used 1 to 5 times.
Highly complex nose of stone fruits and spices. The mouth is very powerful. The tannins are robust but elegant. This is a wine for cellaring but it can be enjoyed young because of its great delicacy.
Red meat, meat casseroles, grilled meat, game, cheeses
15 to 20 years
201792-95Wine Advocate
201695Wine Spectator
201692Wine Advocate
201692-94Jeb Dunnuck
201695+Jeb Dunnuck
201696 Editor's ChoiceWine Enthusiast
201794Wine Spectator
VINIFICATION
Selection of harvests in two areas of Cornas where the soil is shallow. Granite soils. Vines : 25 to 30 years old - Yield : 35hl/ha
The grapes are harvested when their balance is at its best. Fermentation starts after destemming and cold maceration for 4 days at 8°C. The cap is punched every day by hand. Vinification lasts 28 days.
CONFIDENCE is matured in two types of barrel: 20% new and the rest used 1 to 5 times.
TASTING
Highly complex nose of stone fruits and spices. The mouth is very powerful. The tannins are robust but elegant. This is a wine for cellaring but it can be enjoyed young because of its great delicacy.
Red meat, meat casseroles, grilled meat, game, cheeses
15 to 20 years
ACCOLADES
201792-95Wine Advocate
201695Wine Spectator
201692Wine Advocate
201692-94Jeb Dunnuck
201695+Jeb Dunnuck
201696 Editor's ChoiceWine Enthusiast
201794Wine Spectator
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(2) Consumption of alcoholic beverages impairs your ability to drive a car or operate machinery, and may cause health problems