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2010 Domaine Auguste & Pierre-Marie Clape Cornas Renaissance
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93 Points | International Wine Cellar , March/April 2013

Opaque ruby.  Powerful, somewhat brooding aromas of dark berry compote, cola, olive and licorice, with a building mineral quality adding vibrancy.  Sappy, deeply pitched blackberry and cassis flavors are lifted by juicy acidity and gain sweetness with air.  Shows outstanding clarity and energy on the finish, which features dusty tannins and sweet, clinging blackberry and violet pastille notes.

97 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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