Domaine du CouletCornas Billes Noires 2015Product code: 10333
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Domaine du Coulet Cornas Billes Noires is a distinguished French wine from the northern Rhône region. This robust, voluptuous red wine boasts a bouquet of rich plums, ripe blackberries, and earthy undertones. Wisps of tobacco and fine-aged leather teasingly hint towards its intricacy. Each sip promises an elegant balance of tannins, acidity, and fruitiness, with a profound, lingering finish. Aged gracefully in oak barrels, this Syrah varietal mirrors the terroir splendidly, making it a delightful addition to any wine connoisseur's collection. Perfect to enjoy with hearty meats or rich cheeses, it's a must-try for lovers of exquisite French viniculture.
The 2015 ‘Billes Noires’ is an intense wine with aromas of black olive, ripe red fruits and fragrant Provençal herbs on the nose with an impressive concentration of fruit and mineral freshness on the palate.
About the Winery
Nestled amidst the breathtaking landscape of Southern Rhône Valley stands the Domaine du Coulet - a remarkable French winery renowned for its authentic and exceptional range of wines. This distinguished winery, entrenched in local viticulture history, is the product of four generations of unwavering dedication to creating enthralling wines that encapsulate the distinct spirit of the Rhône Valley.
Domaine du Coulet spans across 16 hectares of unique terroir, predominantly composed of granitic and basaltic soils. These distinct microclimates imbue their wines with a remarkable depth and complexity that continues to awe wine connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike. Since its establishment, the winery's sustainability ethos has been unwavering, employing the principles of biodynamic viticulture, striving to preserve the ecological balance of their vineyards.
Matthieu Barret, the current vintner and custodian of this esteemed vineyard, took over the reins in 1997! Passionate about his land, he painstakingly ensures that each vine is prudently cared for, resulting in grapes bursting with flavour and character. Under his capable stewardship, Domaine du Coulet has garnered an international reputation for its Cornas wines – divine Syrah expressions that are lush, structured, and replete with intense dark fruit nuances.
Still wine isn't their only forte. The winery also produces sensational sparkling wines, white wines, and a few extraordinary late-harvest wines that are perfect for winding down after an elaborate meal. The enticing aromas and flavours of these exquisite wines manage to tell a beautiful story of the land from which they originate.
Domaine du Coulet's wines, whilst maintaining ardent respect for tradition, also exhibit a playful dash of innovation. This unique blend of old-world charm and contemporary audacity is the secret ingredient behind their captivating wines that triumphantly dance on the palate. And undoubtedly, it is this continued commitment to excellence that sets Domaine du Coulet apart in the world of wine.