Learn about the various Beaujolais wine regions with Wine Enthusiast Magazine's easy to use Beaujolais wine guide. Our extensive selection of Beaujolais wine reviews will not only help you to. Vintage Quality Drink Comments; 2017: Drink/Cellar: In contrast to other parts of France, Beaujolais was not badly affected by the frosts of late April; by contrast, catastrophic hail storms in July slashed many growers’ production volumes for the second year running, both in the Beaujolais Villages zone and in the zone of the crus, on July 10th and then again on July 31st.
In fact, much of Beaujolais’ wine is slurped on a single day before the vintage is even over! The official celebration happens on the third Thursday of November and it’s called Beaujolais Nouveau Day. Beaujolais Nouveau Day is one of France’s most fantastic parties. That said, it’s not the best wine of . Oct 18, 2016 · Beaujolais, France – October 18th, 2016 – The 2016 vintage has not been an easy one, in Beaujolais as elsewhere in France. The fickle weather in spring created difficult conditions for the winegrowers, demanding permanent vigilance and reinforced presence in the vines.
Apr 13, 2016 · The crus of Beaujolais have come a long way in 25 years. The wine panel finds excellent wines in the 2014 vintage of Fleurie and Morgon. Sections. Fleurie and Morgon: Greatness if Author: Eric Asimov. The grandeur of the 2015 vintage is apparent even in a Beaujolais-Villages from one of Dubœuf’s growers. The wine from the Domaine des Côtes du Berchoux, previously incorporated into Dubœuf ‘s Flower label Beaujolais-Villages, showed such distinctiveness that the Dubœuf team felt confident to release it under the domaine name.Less overt fruitiness makes it more serious and puts it a.
Jun 19, 2017 · Following an all-time vintage is never easy. The 2015 Beaujolais Gamay wines were said to be the AOC's best since the 1940s. But Franck Duboeuf, son of legendary Beaujolais winemaker Georges Duboeuf, believes the 2016 harvest a fine sequel to 2015. "We're quite pleased with this vintage, which is pretty close to the 2015, which was exceptional," Franck said during a Beaujolais Author: Kyle Swartz. Nov 16, 2017 · 2017 Beaujolais Nouveau: Good Wine from a Small Vintage A blind tasting of 9 wines finds defined Gamays with dark berry and spice flavors The 2017 Beaujolais-Villages Nouveaus reflect the deep fruit character of the vintage.
Gamay is the sole red grape in the Beaujolais region of France.Gamay can produce numerous styles of wine, from the fresh, fruity and easy-to-drink Beaujolais Nouveau to the serious, more. Louis Jadot Beaujolais Villages 2014 from Beaujolais, Burgundy, France - #26 Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Best Buys of 2016 This crisp, fruit-forward, juicy wine has expressive aromas and flavors of ripe red berries, with nice weight in t 3.9/5(27).