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2010 - Terres Dorees Vv Beaujolais L'ancien

  • Sub Region

    Beaujolais
  • Region

    Beaujolais
  • Size

    750ML
  • Country

    France
  • ABV

    N/A
  • Varietal(s)

    Gamay
library code: 60123

Description

"The Domaine des Terres Dorées is located in Charnay, a village in the Southern Beaujolais just north of Lyons, in a beautiful area known as the “Region of Golden Stones.” Jean-Paul Brun is the owner and winemaker at this 40-acre family estate and has attracted the attention of the French and American press for the wonderfully fruity and delicate wines he produces. Brun wants to make “old-style” Beaujolais and his vinification differs from the prevailing practices in the region. He believes that the charm of Gamay’s fruit is best expressed by the grapes’ indigenous yeasts, rather than by adding industrial yeast. Virtually all Beaujolais is now made by adding a particular yeast during fermentation." -Importer