Morgon Rouge “Côte du Py” Domaine Jean Foillard 2016


The Morgon Rouge “Côte du Py” of the Domaine Jean Foillard comes from the vineyards of Morgon, in the territory of Beaujolais. The vineyards are conducted in organic. The grapes are harvested manually, followed by cold carbonic maceration and fermentation of un-de-stemmed grapes with indigenous yeasts. The aging is carried out in oak wood for 6-9 months, without filtration or addition of sulphites.

Producer: Domaine Jean Foillard
Region: Francia
Appellation: Morgon AOC
Grape: Domaine Jean Foillard
Type: Red
Vintage: 2016
Color: garnet red
Bouquet: hints of small red fruits, with a strong earthy and mineral hint
Taste: In the mouth, the sip is powerful and fine at the same time: spread over a nice savory texture and tight tannins. Final long, elegant and expressive
Pairings: aged cheeses, game
Serving temperature: 14/16 °C
Alcohol grade: 13%
Bottle content: 750 ml