Red

1988 Domaine Auguste Clape Cornas

Syrah

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Community Tasting Notes 10

  • godx wrote: flawed

    January 30, 2014 - Northern Rhone Dinner Part 3 - Cornas (Vancouver, BC): Corked.

  • thewineoceros wrote: (95 points)

    January 15, 2014 - Cornas tasting @ Jeroboam Club (Bristol): Grilled bread, complex, mature notes of leather, spice, this is at another level of maturity and all the better for it. Full, mouthfilling, classy and very burgundian with a long finish. On returning to this wine over the hour it evolves, changes and is super interesting. Wow.

  • lockestep wrote: (93 points)

    January 4, 2014 - Outstanding bottle of Syrah. Nose of berry, tea and coves. Good black fruit on the uber-smooth palate, with a lingering finish. Fully resolved tannins, a true pleasure to drink. Seems like it will be on the plateau for a bit longer, but definately at a peak so why risk it?

  • rm wines wrote:

    September 16, 2013 - Ageless N Rhone syrah. Popped and poured. Beautiful, expressive aromatics that don't seem the least bit tired. The palate backs this up, with impressively concentrated dark fruit that still seems fresh and vibrant. I could easily see a well-stored bottle of this showing even better in a decade or two.

  • pointrob wrote: (93 points)

    December 18, 2012 - brilliant and still vibrant

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1988
  • Type Red
  • Producer Domaine Auguste Clape
  • Varietal Syrah
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Rhône
  • SubRegion Northern Rhône
  • Appellation Cornas

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 106 (73%)
  • Consumed 40 (27%)

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