Red Wine France
Domaine Alain Voge Cornas Les Vieilles Vignes from Rhone
What Makes This Wine Popular?
This Domaine Alain Voge Cornas Les Vieilles Vignes from Rhone is a coveted wine with a cult-like following. Its intense blackberry and dark fruit aromas, balanced acidity and ripe tannins make it an incredibly enjoyable experience. It's rich flavor profile of cocoa, leather and pepper create an unforgettable taste that will linger on the palate for hours. For those looking for something special in their glass, this is the perfect choice!
A Little Trivia
The winery, Domaine Alain Voge, is run by a father-son team and part of their process involves singing to the vines! They believe that the vibrations created by music helps to create the perfect environment for their grapes to thrive.
History of This Wine
The Domaine Alain Voge Cornas Les Vieilles Vignes is a red wine from the Rhone region of France. It is made from 100% Syrah grapes grown in the steep, terraced vineyards of Cornas. The domaine was founded by Alain Voge in 1978 and has been producing wines since then.
The first vintage of this particular wine was released in 1988 and it quickly became one of the most sought-after wines from the region. In 1995, Alain Voge was awarded the title of “Meilleur Ouvrier de France” (Best Craftsman of France) for his work with this wine.
Since then, Domaine Alain Voge Cornas Les Vieilles Vignes has become a benchmark for quality in the region and has consistently produced excellent vintages over the years. Notable vintages include 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2009 and 2010.
What To Serve With This Wine?
Domaine Alain Voge Cornas Les Vieilles Vignes from Rhone is a full-bodied, complex red wine with notes of blackberry, currant and pepper. It pairs well with hearty dishes such as roasted meats, game, lamb and beef stews. It also works well with strong cheeses like blue cheese, aged cheddar and gouda. For vegetarians, it pairs nicely with mushrooms or eggplant dishes.