This brilliant garnet wine is bright and fresh, with ripe, supple crushed strawberry flavors underscored by zesty nuances of peppercorns, gentle tannins and a clean acidity, finishing on a succulent, refreshing note.
Vinous 89 points - Bright ruby-red. Vibrant red and dark berry aromas, with hints of white pepper and succulent herbs emerging with air. In the mouth, juicy black raspberry and bitter cherry flavors deepen and gain sweetness with air. Tangy and sharply focused on the finish, leaving behind a bitter cherry note.
This crisp, fruit-forward, juicy wine has expressive aromas and flavors of ripe red berries, with nice weight in the mouth. Fruit is grown in the Haut Beaujolais, the northern part of Beaujolais, where granitic and sandy subsoil contains a high percentage of manganese, which produces an especially deep and rich expression of Gamay. Beaujolais-Villages AOC covers 39 communes/villages.