Organic Morgon cuvée vieilles vignes

Wine type : Red
Country : France
Region : Burgundy
Appellation : Morgon
Producer : Domaine de la beche, Olivier Depardon
Grapes : Gamay black
Farming : Organic practicing
Vintage : 2017
Alcohol : 13%

Description

Since 1848, that is the same family making wine : Depardon family. The son, the father and the grandfather are still all involved in the wine making process. This morgon is elaborated with vines of 70 to 100 years of age, of black gamay. Located in the Beaujolais’ crus, in the small city of Morgon-Villié, the soils are made of schistes and rocks. It is a fruit driven wine, powerfull, great structure & concentration and moreover gourmand. Minerality is also present with melting tannins. You will be amazed by this wine!

Vinification

manual grape harvest. Aging for some time in foudre (large oak barrel), before to continue aging in wine tank and bottled. 8-10 months process.

Suggested Food Pairings

manual grape harvest. Aging for some time in foudre (large oak barrel), before to continue aging in wine tank and bottled. 8-10 months process.