Organic. 100% Gamay. Parcel: Les Grilles. Vine Age: planted in 1950s. Size: 1.5 ha. Soil: Corne Verte – a blend of yellow and pink granite, clay, and diorite.
Juicy and textured Gamay from one of Beaujolais' most exciting up-and-coming winemakers. Fruit comes from 60-year-old organically farmed vines and is semi-carbonically macerated without sulfur. Stock up and serve chilled before our staff gets their hands on this stash first!
This soil is only found in this 1.5 hectare parcel called Les Grilles, or The Grids, which refers to the various layers of rock, located on the slope just next to the winery in Odénas. Vinification: Semi-carbonic in large concrete tanks. No sulfur added. Elevage: 11 months in used foudres and barrels ranging from 14 to 42 hl in size. Approx annual production: 250 cs.
COTTON Pierre, Cote de Brouilly Les Grillés 2018