Winery Thomas Dam - Cornas Chaban

Winery Thomas DamCornas Chaban

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(Average of the reviews for all vintages combined and from several consumer review sources)
Tasters generally liked this wine.
The Cornas Chaban of Winery Thomas Dam is a red wine from the region of Cornas of Rhone Valley.
In the mouth this red wine is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.
This wine generally goes well with poultry, beef or game (deer, venison).
The Cornas Chaban of the Winery Thomas Dam is in the top 50 of wines of Cornas.

Taste structure of the Cornas Chaban from the Winery Thomas Dam


In the mouth the Cornas Chaban of Winery Thomas Dam in the region of Rhone Valley is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

Details and technical informations about Winery Thomas Dam's Cornas Chaban.

Grape varieties
Region/Great wine region
Great wine region
Style of wine
Contains sulfites

Discover the grape variety: Schuyler

A complex interspecific cross between zinfandel and ontario (winchelle x diamond) obtained in 1932 by Wellington Richard. and Oberle G.D. at Cornell University in Geneva (United States). It can also be found in Canada, almost unknown in France. We noted that the boskoop glory resembles somewhat the Schuyler even if the origins, each time put forward, are quite different, to be followed!

Last vintages of this wine

Cornas Chaban - 2017
In the top 50 of of Cornas wines
Average rating: 3.61110.50
Cornas Chaban - 2016
In the top 50 of of Cornas wines
Average rating: 3.911110

The best vintages of Cornas Chaban from Winery Thomas Dam are 2016, 2017

Informations about the Winery Thomas Dam

The winery offers 3 different wines.
Its wines get an average rating of 4.
It is in the top 3 of the best estates in the region
It is located in Cornas in the region of Rhone Valley
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The Winery Thomas Dam is one of of the world's greatest estates. It offers 3 wines for sale in the of Cornas to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top wine Rhone Valley
In the top 150000 of of France wines
In the top 55 of of Cornas wines
In the top 250000 of red wines
In the top 450000 wines of the world

The wine region of Cornas

The wine region of Cornas is located in the region of Rhône septentrional of Rhone Valley of France. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Thierry Allemand or the Domaine Thierry Allemand produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Cornas are Mourvèdre, Roussanne and Viognier, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Cornas often reveals types of flavors of earthy, cream or citrus fruit and sometimes also flavors of perfume, sour cherry or lavender.

The wine region of Rhone Valley

The Rhone Valley is a key wine-producing region in Southeastern France. It follows the North-south course of the Rhône for nearly 240 km, from Lyon to the Rhône delta (Bouches-du-Rhône), near the Mediterranean coast. The Length of the valley means that Rhône wines are the product of a wide variety of soil types and mesoclimates. The viticultural areas of the region cover such a distance that there is a widely accepted division between its northern and southern parts.

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The word of the wine: White Grenache

White grape variety cultivated mainly in Spain and a little in the south of France (southern Rhône valley, Languedoc-Roussillon). It is the white variety of Grenache noir. It is used in the blending of several white wines (dry wines or natural sweet wines) to which it gives richness, fatness and floral notes.

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