Label Image
2011 Domaine Auguste & Pierre-Marie Clape Cornas Renaissance
Not Yet Rated Be the first to rate this wine
Expert Ratings
ST
 91
RP
 94
read the reviews

Begin Your Search


WineAccess Travel Log


Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.

Expert Reviews

91 Points | International Wine Cellar , March/April 2014

Bright purple.  Smoke-accented scents of cherry, blackberry and floral pastilles are complicated by a hint of black cardamom.  Juicy and smooth, with intense red and dark berry flavors and a touch of spicecake on the back end.  Comes across as elegant and lithe, and finishes with strong thrust and gentle, harmonious tannins.

94 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

Member Ratings

Your Rating & Review
0 Member Ratings

Be the first to rate this wine

Greyed Out Ratings Graph

Explore

Place Image
About the Rhone Valley

Along with Bordeaux and Burgundy, Rhone Valley wines are some of the world's greatest red wines. But keep in mind that the Rhone Valley is really two distinct regions. The Northern Rhone produces powerful, aromatically complex ...
Read More »

Varietal Image
Syrah

While the grape is currently grown throughout the world, the most elegant Syrahs still come from the Northern Rhone valley, particularly the appellations of Côte Rôtie, Cornas, and Hermitage. Here, steep, terraced vineyards help produce full-bodied, intense, tannic wines loaded with white pepper and red fruit. In the vineyard, Syrah is largely cooperative- vines are productive, but not overly vigorous. Skins are thick, helping the grape...
Read More »