Fleurie

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Fleurie

Description

Lying on homogeneous soils of granite containing large crystals, Fleurie is often regarded as the « Queen of Beaujolais ». The wines are characterized by abounding finesse and elegance with floral aromas of irises and violets. Appellation size: 871 ha

Winemaking

Traditional vinification with controlled temperature.

Tasting note

Our Fleurie 2017 offers an expressive nose of red fruits and rose flower. On the palate, the wine reveals fruity aromas of wild peach and fresh blackcurrant. An elegant and delicate wine.

Suggested food pairings

Roasted chicken, grilled meats and cheese.

Serving temperature

14-15°C

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Appellation Fleurie - Cru du Beaujolais


Varietal 100 % Gamay


Estate vines 5 ha


Average Vine Age 50 years


Soil composition Granite with crystals


Pruning Gobelet


Harvest Manual


Density of Vines 9 000 vines/ha


Average yield 40-50 hl/ha


Press review

  • International press

Fleurie 2015 - Tom Cannavan's wine-pages.com - UK - 90/100


Fleurie 2015 - Jancis Robinson - UK - January 2017 - 16/20