"Opaque ruby. Assertive blackberry, smoky bacon, olive and incense aromas take on a sexy potpourri quality with aeration. Sappy and broad on the palate, offering intense dark fruit liqueur, spicecake and floral pastille flavors and a hint of smoky minerality. Closes with repeating smoke and olive notes, well-knit tannins and strong persistence."
92 points, Vinous (April 2018)
"Quite a full red colour, a mix of crimson and red. There are floral, musk, rose notes along with cherry and raspberry fruit on the bouquet, which also has smoke and white pepper keeping it on the up This is tender Cornas – it doesn’t have great body, that feature derived from the youth of the vineyard. The fruit has a quiet vibration, iron filing in its flow. It carries a chalky feel, rocks, with plenty of grip, iron. The close is decisive, goes ping. The fruit will emerge further from 2021."
3.5 stars, drinkrhone.com (December 2018)