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An elegant and fruity wine with intense aromas of raspberry, strawberry and a touch of violet. The tannins are velvety and mouth is round, fleshy and full of character. WINEMAKER  Claire Forestier APPELLATION  Fleurie GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Gamay Noir TERROIR  The 3ha of 60-year-old vines are located on the climat “Montgenas”. The sandy soil with a stony surface lies on a saprolite and a pink granite with large crystals. WINEMAKING Hand-harvested. A grilled fermentation in tanks with 80% destemmed grapes. Fermentation for 15-18 days with gentle pumping over. AGING  On the fine lees for 9 months – stainless steel tanks. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical Sheet PDF …

Intense ruby in color, this wine invites aromas of blackberry and delicate floral notes of violet. The tannins are round and silky. The finish leaves a pleasant sensation of the freshness of red fruits and black pepper. WINEMAKER  Claire Forestier APPELLATION  Brouilly GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Gamay Noir TERROIR  Planted on a sandy granite soil mixed with porphyry rock, the 70-year-old vines reside on a small hill facing Mont Brouilly. WINEMAKING  A gentle 2-week fermentation using whole bunches under temperature-controlled and weighted grills for gentile extractions to preserve the freshness and brightness of the fruit. AGING  On the fine lees for …

A dark and dense wine that has solid tannins and tight, juicy acidity. Its texture is very mineral, firm, complex and still needing to age. From a single vineyard in Morgon, it offers the powerful side of a Beaujolais cru, powered both by fruit and by structure. 93 points by Wine Enthusiast WINEMAKER  Claire Forestier APPELLATION  Morgon GRAPE VARIETAL  Gamay noir TERROIR  Granite/Sand WINEMAKING  Vinified according to the traditional Burgundy method, long maceration for 30 days, long and soft extraction of elegant and typical tannins. AGING  Aged in one-year-old barrels for 10 months ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical Sheet PDF

Small yields, a traditional Burgundy vinification, ageing in oak casks, give a wonderful wine, soft and elegant. It reveals cherry aromas with silky tannins. 90 points by Wine & Spirits. WINEMAKER  Claire Forestier APPELLATION  Morgon GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Gamay noir TERROIR  40 years-old-vineyard located on the southern slopes and belongs to the “Les Charmes” climate. Soil is composed of granite and sandstones. WINEMAKING  The harvest took place on the last week of September. Vinified according to the traditional Burgundy method (destemmed grapes), long maceration for 28 days with manual punching down, long and soft extraction of elegant and typical tannins. AGING  50% in oak …