Georges Descombes St Amour VV 2018

A glass of Georges Descombes St Amour VV is like a love letter from Beaujolais, expressing its passion and charm in every sip
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Body: Medium -

Dryness: Dry

Acidity: Medium

Tannin: Medium -

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Origin: Beaujolais (Fleurie, Morgon & More), France



  • Gamay




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Georges Descombes St Amour VV 2018 is a captivating and expressive wine that showcases the unique characteristics of the St Amour appellation in Beaujolais, France. This wine is crafted from the Gamay grape varietal, which thrives in the granite-rich soils of the region.

Taste Profile: The wine displays a beautiful ruby-red color with aromas of red berries, cherries, and floral notes. On the palate, it offers a combination of ripe fruit flavors, subtle earthiness, and a touch of spice. The tannins are silky smooth, and the wine has a vibrant acidity that adds freshness and balance. It culminates in a lingering finish that leaves you wanting more.

Winemaking Process: Georges Descombes practices natural winemaking, respecting the terroir and the fruit. The grapes are hand-harvested and carefully sorted to ensure only the highest quality fruit is used. Fermentation occurs spontaneously with native yeasts, allowing the wine to develop its unique character. The wine is aged in old oak barrels to enhance its complexity and texture while preserving its fruit-forward nature.

Awards: Georges Descombes St Amour VV 2018 has garnered critical acclaim and may have received accolades such as high ratings or medals from esteemed wine competitions. Specific awards may vary based on the vintage and competition participation.

Georges Descombes is a highly respected winemaker known for his commitment to traditional winemaking practices and the production of exceptional Beaujolais wines. He believes in minimal intervention, allowing the grapes and terroir to speak for themselves. With a focus on organic farming and sustainable practices, Descombes creates wines that express the true essence of the Gamay grape and the region.