4. Beaujolais – the beauty produced by gamay…

19.7.2016billn

The wines of Beaujolais can age as well as any wine from Burgundy – just a little different in character – I see the great cuvées being roughly Côte de Nuits 1er Cru quality – though young, it’s harder to see grand cru quality, except in a great vintage or with 20 to 40 years…

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There is one response to “4. Beaujolais – the beauty produced by gamay…”

  1. tick4d13th August 2016 at 8:12 amPermalink

    I have never seen a white from the Beaujolais. What are they made from, and am I correct in assuming them rare?

    • billn14th August 2016 at 11:50 pmPermalink

      It’s about 2% of the total production of BJ

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