Côte de Brouilly Gamay noir à jus blanc

HVE - Haute Valeur Environnementale
Côte de Brouilly - Domaine du Père Benoit

Tasting:

With an intense ruby colour, its nose reveals red fruit aromas, a generous body and a good balance between the tannins and the fruit acidity.
This Côte de Brouilly is best enjoyed with white meat, a cold meat platter or cheese.

Technical specifications sheet

Type: Rouge
Nature of soil and subsoil : The soil is composed of metatufs (quartzites) and metadiorites, hard dark green to black rocks, the famous Brouilly blue stone. Acidic and well-drained soil.
Grape variety Gamay noir à jus blanc
Vineyard area: 0.65 ha
Harvest: 100% manual
The average age of vines: 90 years
Pruning: Gobelet
Vinification: Traditional whole-bunch vinification, semi-carbonic maceration for ten days.
Maturation: Traditional nine months in resin cement vats
Percent proof: 13%
Service: Between 15 and 17°C
Storage: 1 to 5 years
Peak: 3 years

Côte de Brouilly Notes & Awards

Guide Hachette 2003
Concours des Grands Vins du Beaujolais 2012

Médaille d’Or

Concours des Grands Vins du Beaujolais 2012

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Concours international des Gamay 2019

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Concours international des Gamay 2022

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