Matthieu Barret Cornas La Geniale Patronne Rouge 2019 *Bio


This cuvée la Géniale Patronne is a modern Cornas grown in biodynamics and aged in concrete vats by Matthieu Barret. An absolute pleasure, accessible on youth for this beautiful Syrah between freshness and elegance on notes of candied black fruits, spices and roasting. Ideal with characterful meat such as lamb navarin.

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Winery Profile:
Installed since 1998, Matthieu Barret, 45 years old young winemaker, exploits 20 ha planted on terraces exposed towards the Levant in “Cornas” appellation. On this soil, made up of very degraded old granite named “gore”, Matthieu Barret has the ambition to create 100% grape‘s terroir wines.

“High wines are made of “simples” grapes. Any winemaking, even perfect, cannot create what we can get on a natural way. Grape holds this “magic”. So, we cannot destroy it. Our winemaking is “flexible” to let wine to do as it likes in order to express its soil and its vintage”.

Region: Rhone Valley, France
Grapes: Syrah/Shiraz
Volume: 750ml