Georges Descombes Brouilly VV 2018

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Primary Notes: Blackberry Raspberry, Strawberry Thyme Violet Mineral

Secondary Notes:

Tertiary Notes:

Body: Medium -

Dryness: Very Dry

Acidity: High

Tannin: Medium -

Alcohol (%): 13.5

Origin: Beaujolais, France

Maker: Georges Descombes

Grape: Gamay

Fermentation: Natural, Organic Slight Wood


Decanting: 30 minutes

Serving Temperature: Best served between 14–16°C

Asian Food Pairing: Tuna Tataki, Chicken wild fried rice

Western Food Pairing: Pizza, roast lamb, Pate


Georges Descombes Brouilly VV 2018

Georges Descombes Brouilly Vieilles Vignes is sensational value for a Beaujolais Cru. The nose opens with violet florals, strawberry and slightly herbal notes. Light, refreshing acidity and silky tannins on the dry palate. Bright strawberry and raspberry flavours mingle around a mineral pillar and hints of blackberry.

100% Gamay. The fruit for this wine comes from old vines in a 3.5 hectare vineyard on steep slopes in Brouilly, organic farming.

Carbonic maceration with whole clusters then a slow vertical press to finish the fermentation. Ageing in old wooden casks. No additives, a small addition of SO2 before bottling.