M Chapoutier Cornas Les Arenes 2007 and Pouilly Fuisse Domaine Valette Tradition 2005

Cornas is a wine appellation in the northern Rhone with the potential to provide serious challengers to Hermitage on the opposite bank to the north. Cornas was renowned in the era of Charlemagne, and in the 18th century, but many of the terraced vineyards on its steep south-facing granite slopes fell into decline in the […]