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Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Villages 2016

Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Villages 2016

SKU 30480


The vineyards of the Estate are over 50 years old, face Southeast and extend over 8 hectares (19.8 acres), planted in the traditional Goblet Trellis style. The grapes were hand-harvested, gently destemmed and loaded into stainless steel tanks, where maceration took place at controlled temperatures. Pumping over was conducted during maceration, followed by a gentle pressing. The wine undergoes malolactic fermentation, with no time on the lees. Food Pairings: This wine pairs best with charcuterie, prosciutto, soft cheeses and goat cheese.
Category Red Wine
Region France, Beaujolais, Beaujolais Villages
Brand Georges Duboeuf
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Wine AdvocateThe 2016 Beaujolais Villages is quite lucid and deep in color. There is darker fruit here on the nose: blackcurrant pastilles and boysenberry scents with just a touch of vanilla. The palate is well balanced with rounded, supple tannin. More black than red fruit here with just a touch of blueberry on the short finish. Fine.

Neal Martin, August 31, 2017

Please Note: The Vineyard is not responsible for wine that arrives damaged due to heat or cold.