This is the southernmost Cru of the Beaujolais. This beautiful, south-facing parcel is located at the foothill of Mount Brouilly on clay-limestone soils. The resulting wines are ripe and concentrated. This Brouilly was fermented with 50% whole clusters, and the tannins are slightly more apparent here.
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