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Producers | Beaujolais
Nouveau Reviews |
They are wines for drinking
all year round. Their deliciously intense aromas
& fruity floral
bouquets are at their peak when the wine is still young.
Released on the third
Thursday in November.
Two thirds of Nouveau come from the Beaujolais appellation,
the rest from Beaujolais Villages.
Bright cherry red in color with a characteristic floral bouquet &
Deep ruby in color & the
bouquet reveals soft fruits, plum & peach.
Rarest of the Beaujolais Crus
Ruby colored with hints of garnet, well structured with a floral, woody
Highest in altitude of the
Striking red color, delicious, supple & elegant. Scents of peonies,
lily of the valley and violets. It is one of the most individual wines
Violet in color with a bouquet of
irises & fresh grapes.
Cte de Brouilly needs some time to develop its distinctive style.
Velvety & elegant with aromas
of iris, violet, rose petal, peach, blackcurrant & red berry.
Said to be the most feminine of the Beaujolais Crus.
May be enjoyed young after
a few years in the bottle, it has a consistent ruby color
with a bouquet of peach, cherry & strawberry.
Fleshy & appealing with
fullness. Deep garnet & a bouquet of ripe cherry,
peach, apricot & plum. Should be aged for a few years to reach its
Deep ruby color with
a bouquet of iris, rose petal, spice & ripe fruit, excellent aging
potential has give it a reputation as one of the best red wines of
Rgni, the most recent of the
Beaujolais wines to be assigned cru status in 1988.
This village makes a supple well-constructed wine, cherry-colored with
suggesting red currants, blackberries & raspberries.
Northernmost area of Beaujolais.
Lively, refined & well-balanced, a ruby color with a bouquet of
cherry & spice.
Vins du Beaujolais
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