Grapes: 100% Gamay
The Côte du Py vineyard is situated on the slopes of an extinct volcano over the village of Villié Morgon, benefiting from an ideal terroir of granite and schist. After fermentation, the wine is matured in oak barrels.
Wine Spectator2015 vintage
With a deep cherry color and nut and red fruit aromas, this wine has firm tannins that can be austere in their youth.
A perfect match for small game, with or without sauce. It is also excellent with fine, strong cheeses.
GRAPES: 100% Gamay
points of distinction
- A single-vineyard wine from Morgon, one of the 10 crus of Beaujolais
- The wine matures for 10 months in oak barrels, unusual for Beaujolais.
- Can be enjoyed immediately or cellared for 10 years or more
about the grape +
Gamay is loaded with bright, plump raspberry and cherry fruit, with notes of black pepper.
– Cyril Chirouze, Winemaker
“A good wine is a drink that tastes good; a great wine is alive.”
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