Jean-Luc Colombo Cornas La Louvee 2003
100% Syrah from 70+–year-old vines.
All work in the vineyard is done manually. After complete de-stemming, the grapes are macerated for one month, then fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. The wine is aged 18 months in new oak barrels.
Powerful, rich and complex, with aromas of black fruit and hints of chocolate and licorice.
Harmonious and elegant, "La Louvée" exhibits outstanding concentration and a long, lingering finish. Enjoyable in youth, it has the potential to mature... View More