2016 Marcel Lapierre Morgon

Year: 2016
Appellation: Beaujolais
Country: France
James Suckling: 92-93
Red Wine
Alcohol by Volume: 13.0%
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"This is so much like great pinot but in fact it's gamay. Superb depth of fruit and freshness with ripe tannins. Fruit-forward finish. Can’t wait to taste from bottle. Old vines. " (JS)

Winery Notes
The vineyard
Located in Villié-Morgon, the vines are 45 years old in average and are extended on 11 hectares with 1 on “Côte du Py”.

- Cultivated with the “Organic” method, we are only undertaking (at the beginning of 2006) to do steps with certificating organizations.

- Furthermore, for 3 years, we are testing the bio dynamic on some lands of old vines.

- Since 2001, we are buying grapes on foot (hand harvest made by us) the harvesting of some good parcels of Morgon cultivated according to our ideal.