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21.01.2013 15:42 Age: 6 yrs
Nice article Moulin à Vent - Brouilly - Beaujolais 2012
- Moulin-‐à-‐vent: Powerful, for life!
300 men and women hold the key to this, the most prestigious, Beaujolais Cru. The Moulin-à-Vent appellation area spreads over just 2 communes; Romanèche-Thorins in the Saône-et-Loire department and Chénas in the Rhône department.
- Brouilly: Charm, French style!
Much influenced by its 4 terroirs oscillating from pink granite to calcareous clay substrates, Brouilly is clothed in a deep dark intense ruby robe, with aromas and flavours that are more fruity than floral, with forthright red fruit, plum and a few mineral notes faithfully reproducing the Gamay bouquet.
- Beaujolais blanc, the exception, VOLAINE (?)
The "Beaujolais blanc" regional appellation came into being in 1937, set at the extreme northern end of the winemaking area, on the borders with the Mâconnais winemaking area and to the southwest of Villefranche, in the triangle that has Liergues, Le Bois d'Oingt and Bully at its points.
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