Morgon les Charmes 2017

BRET BROTHERS

Morgon les Charmes
2017

  • Organic

$57.25*

* Suggested retail price
Product code
105417
Format
6 x 750ml
Listing type
Speculative
Status
Unavailable
Country
France
Regulated designation
Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
Region
Beaujolais
Appellation
Morgon
Varietal(s)
Gamay
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Winery's website

About this winery

Historically Macon was known primarily as a source of vast quantities of cheap white wines made by village cooperatives – reliable everyday wines, but no match for the great whites of the Cote de Beaune. But that was then and this is now, and today Macon’s whites are recognized to be among the very best wine values on the planet. Jancis Robinson has been saying so for years, and in a recent Wall Street Journal article renowned novelist and wine columnist Jay McInerney declared Domaine de la...

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Notes about product

This 0.5 hectare vineyard features 40-55 year old vines and is 250 meters in altitude.

Tasting notes

One of the best crus of the Beaujolais! From the ‘Charmes’ plateau, these organic old vines of gamay yield magnificent, perfumed berries with firm skins. One of the best granite terroirs, with elegance and ‘drinkability.’ All about nuance, without excess, taking you on an olfactory journey.