Chiroubles

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Chiroubles

Description

Grown on the higher slopes of the appellation on thin, feeble soils of granite sand the Chiroubles is an elegant wine with finesse, charm, subtle tannins and a beautiful bouquet of violets. Total vineyard area: 366ha

Winemaking

Traditional vinification with controlled temperature.

Suggested food pairings

Wild game, meat dishes with sauces, roasts, charcuterie and cheese.

Serving temperature

Between 12 & 15°C

Press review

Chiroubles 2017 - Wine Spectator - USA - February 2019 - 91/100

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Appellation Chiroubles - Cru du Beaujolais


Varietal 100 % Gamay


Average Vine Age 50 years


Soil composition Granite and Schist


Pruning Gobelet


Harvest Manual


Density of Vines 8 000 vines/ha


Average yield 40-50 hl/ha


Press review

  • International press

Chiroubles 2016 - James Suckling - USA - March 2018 - 92/100


Chiroubles 2017 - Wine Spectator - USA - February 2019 - 91/100


Chiroubles 2015 - Wine Enthusiast - USA - May 2017 - 87/100


Chiroubles 2015 - James Suckling - USA - Ferbuary 2017 - 92/100