Creation Vinium

Morgon
"Les Corcelettes"

  • RegionBeaujolais
  • VillageCrus du Beaujolais
  • AppellationMorgon
  • Grape varietyGamay
The Vine
  • Average vine age 30 years
  • SoilPink schistous granite
  • Average yield50 hl/ha
  • HarvestHand picked
Wine tips
  • Cellaring Potential5-7 years
  • Serving temperature 13-15°
Description
  • The appellation of Morgon is situated entirely within the parish of Villie-Morgon where the soil sets its wines apart from the other 'Crus' since the percentage of sand and shale is higher here due to the particular way in which the local schist layers have weathered. Consequently the wines are firmer and darker in colour than the other 'Crus'.
Vinification & Ageing
  • Fermentation
    Traditional in open vats
  • Ageing
    10 to 12 months ageing
Wine tasting
  • Tasting Note
    Our Morgon « Les Corcelettes » 2017 has a beautiful intense garnet colour and offers a floral nose with subtle hints of violet and blackberry. The palate is ample and reveals notes of spices and blackberry. Beautiful silky tannins on the finish.
  • Food Pairing
    Poultry - red meat - mature cheeses


Press review
  • Télécharger le PDFDownload
  • Share
Recommend this wine

Your pdf has been send with success.

Send
In the Wine Trade? Download Louis Latour App