2018 Domaine des Marrans Lieu-Dit ‘Champagne’ Fleurie

Beaujolais France

Light

£26.00 now, and £26.00 on the 15th of each month

A wonderfully light, floral red from Fleurie, a top cru village in the Beaujolais region.

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First payment: 15th October 2021

SKU: Marrans 2018 Categories: ,

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Fresh, floral, fragrant, and feminine

Grape Variety

100% Gamay

Sweetness

Dry

Alcohol

13%

Winemaking

Sustainable

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Flavour Characteristics

Acacia Acacia

Blackberry Blackberry

Redcurrant Redcurrant

Strawberry Strawberry

Violet Violet

Made from the Gamay grape, the light fruity red wines of Beaujolais in southern Burgundy are well known to most wine drinkers.  There are ten named crus located in the northern part of Beaujolais, where the best examples of Beaujolais are made. Wines produced in these crus are allowed to be labeled with the cru from which they hail.  Fleurie is recognised as one of the finest crus with its perfumed, silky, moreish style.  As its name suggests, this quintessential Beaujolais is fresh, floral, fragrant, and feminine.

Domaine des Marrans has been managed by the Mélinand family since 1970 and is situated in the heart of Fleurie.  Its vineyards are spread over 20 hectares.

The Lieu-Dit Champagne Fleurie is made from super juicy Gamay fruit with plenty of blackberry and raspberry character with a beautiful structure giving a surprisingly rich mouthfeel.  Violet, iris, and red fruit aromas. An elegant wine with a long finish.

How to serve it

Room

Pairs well with

Roast Chicken.  Poached Salmon

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