Alcohol : 12,5%
Grape(s) : Gamay
Localisation : Brouilly, Beaujolais, France
Tasting Notes : Medium bodied and brimming with bright red berry notes, this is a forward and easy drinking wine that retains plenty of character and complexity!
Food Pairing : Brouilly is a perfect addition to a variety of cuisines. Due to it light body and acidity, it pairs perfectly with dishes such as tomato, chard and gruyere casserole, chicken in red wine vinegar, panko-crusted veal chops with sorrel cream, black olive tapenade, and cajun shrimp and grits.
90pts Wine Advocate : Bursting with aromas of cherries, plums and violets, the 2018 Brouilly La Folie is medium to full-bodied, fleshy and flavorful, with velvety tannins and a generous core of succulent fruit. This has turned out very well.
The vineyards are located in the Beaujolais area, 9 hectares grown in St Etienne la Varenne and 9 hectares in Odenas. The soil consists of granitic rocks, sand and silt on the surface. The grape varieties planted are 100% Gamay with a high density of plantation. élevée.