Domaine Eric & Joel Durand Cornas Empreintes 2005, Ac

Syrah Syrah
Rhône, France

$36.25 (90829)

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89 pts
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September 27, 2008

Critic Reviews (7)

Robert Parker
Robert Parker

The 2005 Cornas Empreintes possesses good density and power as well as high tannin, sweet cherry and blackberry...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Intense deep purple colour. Spicy ripe plum and juicy cherry nose with some vanilla stick notes. Dry, spicy, medium...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

Tense, taut, tightly wound... big tannic grip... everything about this wine says it wants to be cellared two or three...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Dark fruit, roasted meat and spice with ripe tannin and good acidity.

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A fairly expensive Cornas but there is some serious syrah character here and a good overall structure. Aromas include...

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Matthew  Sullivan
Matthew Sullivan

A lovely whiff of coffee and plums wafts up from the nose of this Rhone, promising a bright future for this wine....

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John Stewart
John Stewart

A fairly expensive Cornas but there is some serious syrah character here and a good overallstructure. Aromas include...

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