Cornas Brise Cailloux - 2021 - Matthieu Barret
Domaine du Coulet
Elegant and modern, with notes of candied fruit, but no heaviness: a fine introduction to Cornas by Matthieu, a contemporary style, crafted for easy drinking.
- 75 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 12.5 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2033
100% Syrah from massal selection of the old vines of the Estate, planted between 1920 and 2014 on a soil of highly decomposed granite soil known as "Gore" and loamy-clay. Grown according to the principles of biodynamics. Manual harvesting, yields of 28 hl/ha. Vinification with indigenous yeasts, three weeks of fermentation on low temperatures, aging for 18 months in terracotta jars of 10 hl, and concrete tanks of 20 hl. Bottled after a light filtration, 2 gr/hl of sulphur.
Matthieu Barret has been making wine at Domaine du Coulet since 1998. It was Stéphane Tissot , one of Jura's most famous vignerons, who first gave Barret the nickname "Petit Ours Brun" (little brown bear), and it quickly caught on among his vigneron peers, and even found its way onto his wine labels, such as his red and white cuvées Petit Ours Brun and Petit Ours Blanc. The estate’s 10...All wines
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