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.

Tasting note

Of a deep red color with purple nuances, our Chiroubles expresses nice red berries aromas on the nose. Balanced and expressive, the palate unveils subtil fruity notes.

Suggested food pairings

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

Serving temperature

Between 12 & 15°C

Press review

Chiroubles 2018 - James Suckling - 92 points

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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 2018 - James Suckling - 92 points


Ripe strawberry, raspberry compote, rose petal, orange zest and crushed stone on the nose. It's medium-bodied with sleek, tight tannins. Floral and mineral finish. Drink or hold.