Morgon - Marcel Lapierre - 2020

£27.00Price
  • Origin

    Beaujolais / France

  • Style

    Red

  • Grape Variety

    Gamay

  • Production

    Organic / Biodynamic

  • ABV

    13.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from 70yr old strains planted in acidic and poor granitic sand soils

     


    Grapes go through semi-carbonic maceration without SO2 for 10 to 21 days

     

    Fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks with native yeasts and malolactic fermentation takes place in used oak barrels that are 3 to 13 years old

     

    Aged for around 9 months in French oak barrels

     

    Bottled without being filtered

     

    No added so2

  • Tasting Notes

    A top Morgon with pure, direct gamay fruit from a legendary producer. Bright cherry's, raspberry and violet all combine with a smooth, oak rounded finish.