Naturally Beaujolais - The Didier Desvignes Chiroubles
For some years now we have been pleased to stock the wines from Didier Desvignes from Domaine du Calvaire de Roche Gres in Villie Morgon, but on a recent visit to taste with him, we tried a new line which is a sulphur dioxide free Chiroubles and pure as can be.
It has however not seen oxygen in its recent life and thus it takes a few minutes to really open up, but when it does, by jove, what a great wine. It's packed with bright, cherry, and bramble fruit with such freshness it really leaps from the glass. It's a perfect partner to grilled red meats but more especially a fine chicken or guinea fowl. Do be sure to store it in a cool place and open it a little in advance of drinking it.
This bright, fruity and lively Cru Beaujolais has had no sulphur added during its production and thus it has great purity. It has however not seen ...View full details