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Region Producer Vintage Name Qty Unit Case Size Format Price Note Rating
Rhone Clape 1997 Cornas 1 Case 12 75cl £1,950£1,800
  • Rating

    (88 - 90)

    Release Price


    Drink Date

    1999 - 2009

    Reviewed by

    Robert M. Parker, Jr.

    Issue Date

    28th Feb 1999


    121, The Wine Advocate

    Clape's 1997 Cornas flirts with an outstanding rating. The wine boasts a saturated purple color, as well as a sweet, blackberry-scented nose with violets, tar, and truffle-like aromas. Medium to full-bodied, with low acidity, excellent purity, and light to moderate tannin, this is an atypically soft, expansive, forward Cornas that should drink well when released, and keep for a decade or more. 

Tasting Notes
Rhone Trevallon 1997 Domaine de Trevallon 1 Case 6 75cl £650£590
  • 1997 Vintage
    Jancis Robinson
    When to drink: 2009 to 2019
    Pale red. Stinky. Not quite enough fruit and it seems to have aged pretty fast. It’s certainly proper wine but is not very fruity or appealing. Jancis Robinson
    Tasted: 1-Jul-2013

Tasting Notes