Gamay Noir "La Chouette" 2018

Henry Fessy

Gamay Noir "La Chouette"
2018

$18.35

* Suggested retail price

6 case(s) available

Product code
14190095
Format
12 x 750ml
Listing type
Private import
Status
Available
Country
France
Regulated designation
Wine of France
Region
Burgundy
Varietal(s)
Gamay 100 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
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About this winery

Since 1888 the Fessy family has been based in the heart of the Brouilly appellation. Over the years they have purchased choice parcels of vineyards in most of the 10 Crus and the Beaujolais-Villages appellations to create the enviable domain that we have today of nearly 70 hectares of prime vineyards. Work in our vineyards is carried out with sensitivity and intelligence and we only intervene when necessary or beneficial. This philosophy allows us to produce highly characterful wines which...

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Tasting notes

Our Gamay Noir 2018 has a red-ruby color unveiling strawberry and raspberry perfumes. The palate is very fruity with blackurrant on the finish. This wine is light and very delightful.

Viticultural notes

The estate of Maison Henry Fessy consists of over 70 hectares (175 acres) of exceptional vineyards in the heart of the region's celebrated Crus. Originally from Burgundy, the Gamay Noir variety is a naturally fruity grape that produces elegant and balanced wines. The reintroduction of the owl to the vineyards was carried out in order to sustainably combat and eliminate rodents and other animals that attack the vine.

Winemaking notes

Traditional temperature-controlled vinification.